News - April, 2016

Posted on: April, 2016
Time is running out for people to register to vote in next month's Exeter City Council elections. Anyone not yet on the electoral register has until next Monday (18 April) to apply. Failure to do so will mean they will not be able to vote.  On Thursday 5 May voters in Exeter will...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
Michelmores' Private Client department has been recognised in eprivateclients' Top 25 Law Firms – an initiative designed to identify, recognise and promote the Top 25 Private Client Law Firms in the UK. The rankings are based on a survey of approximately 125 Private Client Law Firms in the UK which looks...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
The Virtual Jet Centre have been chosen as a Small Business Sunday #SBS winner by Dragon’s Den Theo Paphitis (former Dragon from Dragons’ Den). "Thank you to all our new followers and mentions today, we truly appreciate everyone taking the time to contact us. Out of approximately 2,000 entries, Theo selected just 5 business and...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
Here at our charity Ride On Cycling For All we are getting more people riding more bikes more affordably more often! One way we do this is to offer our fully equipped bicycle workshop to the community of Exeter on a Wednesday from 12 noon until 8pm so that you can...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
What is the SW Athletics Gala? This is an exciting new event that is gaining interest from athletes across the UK and Europe as well and is taking place on 28th May 2016 at Exeter Arena athletics stadium. This is a Track and Field athletics competition with a full programme throughout the...
Posted on: April, 2016
Exmouth business owners and residents are still split regarding the seafront's transformation, despite East Devon District Council's £18m master plan being revealed almost two years ago. In 2014, the authority's plans to transform the seafront, with a multi-screen cinema, an outdoor water splash zone and adventure golf park all lined up, were revealed. The...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
Leading wealth manager Charles Stanley recently sponsored a Board Talk Breakfast aimed at Charity Trustees and Chief Executives in Exeter, asking ‘Why is it so hard to find good Trustees?’ The workshop, held in conjunction with Shine Charity Recruitment and Devon Square Partners on 15th March, was attended by 45 people...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
EXETER-based airline Flybe Group Plc carried 1.8million passengers in the last three months of 2015 – despite the Paris terror attacks. The airline maintained the figure, the same as for the last quarter of 2014, by only upping seat capacity by 2.4 per cent, thus mitigating the drop off caused by...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
Young employee with autism wins hearts and minds at Exeter business. Next week is World Autism Awareness week and 21 year old Ben Wayland from Exwick is telling his story to highlight the skills that people with autism bring to business. Only 15% of people with autism are in any sort of...
Posted on: April, 2016
Section: Member news
The event, sponsored by Cathedral Financial Management, will be one of the first opportunities to play on the new course layout at the Club. It will be hosted by ELF Patron, Steve Rider and teams of 3 are just £150 to include a round of golf and BBQ meal. The...