News - November, 2017

Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
Beginning on 13th November, Devon County Council will be undertaking a significant resurfacing scheme at Sandygate Roundabout (including the motorway services roundabout). In order to carry out the work in the most efficient way possible we will be closing the Motorway junction overnight (8pm – 5am) for a period of 2...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
November 9, 2017 - Professional jockey, Nick Scholfield, donned a flight suit recently and put one of Dartmoor’s famous Clydesdales through its paces in preparation for Exeter Racecourse’s annual race that takes place on Sunday, November 26 in aid of the Devon Air Ambulance. There were laughs aplenty as Dartmoor ambassador, Malcolm Snelgrove, hiked out...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter College is thanking employers after being ranked in the Top 10 of all further education colleges in England for exceptional employer satisfaction.   The college is ranked seventh out of 202 colleges across the whole country, scoring 98.5% against a national average figure of 82% for employer satisfaction in the Government’s...
Posted on: November, 2017
The Agency team of Vickery Holman have completed on the sale of two retail investments and the letting of a retail unit in Newquay.  The first investment is 19 Cliff Road, Newquay let to Luxury Brands Investments Limited to provide a café/restaurant on the first floor and a delicatessen on the...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
There is potential for a new entertainment venue in Exeter, a new report says, with the preferred location being on the current site of the Corn Exchange. The report also highlights that Exeter is “punching above its weight”, with more innovative culture and greater strength and depth in the performing arts...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
On Monday 6th November Young Enterprise Area Manager Marian Weston,  and the YE Exeter area Board Members organised and hosted a ‘thank you’ evening at the Mercure Hotel Southgate for their volunteers from the local business community who support local schools taking part in the Company Programme. "It was great to meet...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
        Ashfords Networking Event for Women Time and Venue Wednesday 22 November 2017 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm  Ashfords LLP, Ashford House, Grenadier Road, Exeter, EX1 3LH   Having joined Harvard University in 2016, Professor Purcell is exploring leadership and governance models that support resilience and agility in times of disruption with a focus on driving sustainable...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
Do you have the skills and experience to help shape the economic prosperity of our area? Vacancy for Inward Investment Lead for the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership (closes soon).  To find out more please go to  http://heartofswlep.co.uk/news/inward-investment-lead-opportunity/  
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
“All of the councils in Devon and Somerset, along with the Local Enterprise Partnership, the two National Park Authorities and the three Clinical Commissioning Groups, are working in partnership… Earlier in the year we set out the challenges facing the Heart of the South West and sought views on how these...
Posted on: November, 2017
Section: Member news
If you would like to know further information about the event, please contact; Alice Young Events Manager t: 01908991733 e: alice@nationalapprenticeshipshow.org