News - January, 2019

Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
The Duke of York founded Pitch@Palace in 2014 to provide a platform to amplify and accelerate the work of Entrepreneurs. Pitch@Palace gives Entrepreneurs the opportunity to meet the people who can help make their business dreams become a reality. Pitch@Palace guides, helps and connects Entrepreneurs and early-stage businesses with potential...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Top 30 professional services firm Bishop Fleming is celebrating its centenary year in 2019 with the launch of a 12-month campaign bringing together firmwide, regional, sector, client and employee activities. [Pictured: Ian Smith and Andrew Sandiford] The firm, which delivers audit, accounting, tax, and advisory services to businesses and private wealth advice...
Posted on: January, 2019
A suite at one of the most modern office buildings on Exeter’s Pynes Hill office campus has been let. The vacant suite, on the ground floor of Rosemoor Court, offers 1,988 square feet of open-plan office accommodation with air conditioning, raised floors and LED lighting.  The new tenant, Horizon Care Agency,...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Hospiscare is starting 2019 with a new leader at the helm. Peter Brennan has taken on the role of Chief Executive Officer for the local charity after former CEO Glynis Atherton retired at the end of last year. The charity which provides end of life care for patients and their...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
The Planet Earth Games is the world’s first environment-themed multi-sports event and will be taking place in Exeter on 5-7 July. A special launch reception will take place on Thursday 24 January at the Exeter Historic Guildhall, 6pm. If you are interested in this new initiative to get young people active and...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
With sport shifting up a gear – think Spring Festivals, Six Nations and FA Cup rounds – Exeter Racecourse is giving all those with a love of the big ocassion the chance to come racing this Sunday for just £5 per person. It’s a one off offer to enjoy some Sunday...
Posted on: January, 2019
Ciara Eastell, Chief Executive of Libraries Unlimited, has today received an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from The University of Sheffield. Ciara, who heads up the Devon-based charity that is responsible for running Devon and Torbay Libraries, studied librarianship at the University’s Information School in 1994. Since graduating, she has worked as...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Long established, Independent Insurance Brokers Northcott Beaton Ltd have acquired Property Search South West (PSSW) as expansion plans take shape. Northcott Beaton Ltd are a leading, independent, general insurance broker who have been trading in Exeter for nearly 30 years. Traditionally, and perhaps locally, they are known as a broker who insures...
Posted on: January, 2019
Access to two city centre car parks is changing later this month to facilitate highways works necessary for the redevelopment of Exeter Bus Station. From Thursday, January 24, vehicles will no longer be able to access the main Princesshay car park and the Princesshay 3 Broadwalk House car park from Paris...