News - October, 2016

Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Devon-based commercial printer, Ashley House Printing Company, is celebrating its 30th birthday this year.   Established in Exeter, Devon, in 1986, the firm continues to be a success story led by managing director Rob Otton. With a team of 22 staff, Ashley House serves customers in a range of sectors, including design...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Surprise for Gabriel as SunGift win Clean Energy Awards’ top title   Exeter’s SunGift Energy has proven that – when it comes to sustainable energy expertise – the city is leading the way, bringing home the coveted UK Clean Energy Contractor of the Year Award.   Founder Gabriel Wondrausch, who picked up the award...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
A cheque for more than £460 has been handed to the Devon Air Ambulance charity by Thomas Westcott Chartered Accountants. The money, totalling £462.85, was raised by the independent accountancy firm during its partners’ attendance at agricultural fairs in Devon over the summer, including Holsworthy, Honiton, Okehampton, North Devon and Axe...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
As part of their sponsorship of a Great Big Rhino Project rhino, Bigwave media wanted to raise awareness of the project and engage with children, by utilising Faru's swirly pattern and running a colouring competition, encouraging kids to go wild and get creative. Here is the winning entry, from Phoebe,...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Age UK Exeter launches its ‘No One Should Have No one’ appeal today. The appeal is highlighting the devastating impact loneliness and isolation can have on local older people’s health and wellbeing. Research by the Campaign to End Loneliness estimates around 2,000 older people in Exeter experience chronic loneliness every...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
The rich colours of Haldon forest make a stunning backdrop for Exeter’s second meeting of its season next Tuesday (October 18) as the glory days of winter jump racing gallop closer. Catch a glimpse of future stars on the six race card with the feature the 188Bet Best Mate Beginners’ Chase named...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Sampson Hall would be delighted if you could join them for the next Breakfast entitled, Failure and how does it work?!   THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER, Hotel Du Vin, Exeter FAILURE - HOW DOES IT WORK? Does your organisation learn the lessons from its failures? Do you have a system that promulgates lessons learned throughout your organisation?   Failures in...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Basepoint Exeter will be running our quarterly Networking Event on Thursday 20th October, which is available to local businesses in and around Devon. The free event is a great opportunity for informal networking and is usually attended by over 50 local business people. The Networking Hub is a free B2B networking event...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
On 6 October 2016 Foot Anstey, one of the UK's fastest growing law firms, hosted a 'Question Time' style panel debate focusing on how the rural business community should prepare for the future post the Brexit decision.   The event was particularly timely following the recent Conservative party conference and the first...
Posted on: October, 2016
Section: Member news
Exeter College has won the prestigious City & Guilds ‘UK Centre of the Year’ award – celebrating the outstanding opportunities delivered by the college to technical and vocational learners. The City & Guild’s Lion Awards are one of most prestigious in the skills education calendar and is a culmination of the...