News - February, 2019

Posted on: February, 2019
Chamber member South West Youth Games Trust has launched a crowdfunder campaign to bring to life its vision of the world’s first environment themed multi-sports event. As well as changing the lives of children through sport and physical activity, they will also educate them on environmental sustainability. Their global ambitions...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
Simpkins Edwards announces seminars to help business get Making Tax Digital-ready. Worrying new research published in Accountancy Age has revealed that with less than two months to go until ‘Making Tax Digital’ becomes mandatory on 01 April, just 57 per cent of UK businesses are expected to be ready for the...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
Exeter Chamber members are invited to a free business networking event with the chance to win a brand new laptop computer. On Tuesday 5th March Bluegrass Group is hosting a business networking evening with a fun quiz. They'll be sharing tips on cyber security and testing attendee’s knowledge with a short...
Posted on: February, 2019
Train operator Great Western Railway is reminding passengers of upcoming engineering works which will affect journeys through the South West. From Monday 18 February until Friday 8 March the route from Taunton to Exeter St Davids will be closed to rail traffic as Network Rail carries out maintenance work at Whiteball...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
L-R: Robert Beale, Director and Head of General Practice, Amy Durkin, General Practice Surveyor, Paul Matthews,  Senior Surveyor, Chantal Molony, Associate Property specialists, Vickery Holman, are continuing to expand in the South West with the appointment of another senior surveyor, Paul Matthews. Paul brings with him over 37 years of experience...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
Walking is the simplest and easiest way to fit more activity into your everyday routine. Helping you to stay healthy, productive, burn calories and feel great!  Step right in and make March 2019 the month that you and your colleagues add more walking into your day and feel the great benefits...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
The final On Tour Event for Pitch@Palace 11.0 will be held on Monday February 18 in Exeter. The Event will be hosted by Exeter College in partnership with the University of Exeter, on behalf of SETsquared Exeter, part of SETsquared, the award-winning business incubation network run by five leading research-led UK universities,...
Posted on: February, 2019
Vickery Holman are pleased to be hosting their 8th annual market review events. Three events are being held across Cornwall and Devon which provide an overview of the local markets across the region. The events will see local property surveyors provide their expert opinions on how the south west markets...
Posted on: February, 2019
Section: Member news
Exeter College staff to benefit from dedicated Co-car for business travel New Toyota Yaris Hybrid available from 1 February at College’s Hele Road campus Hire-by-the-hour scheme will save money and is environmentally friendly Staff can also sign up for first year individual or household Co-cars membership for free Co-cars, the South West’s hire-by-the-hour car...
Posted on: February, 2019
UK Remediation is delighted to be supporting Kier Construction in the delivery of the major redevelopment of Exeter City Centre. A new bus station and leisure centre complex will be built as part of a £300m regeneration plan for the city. UK Remediation’s environmental work on site has already begun and...