21st September 2020

Mini-break memories are made of this

I never really thought that I suffered from claustrophobia until recently when I found myself locked in a caravan toilet at 3 o’clock in the morning. […]
15th September 2020

Floral fun, by special arrangement

Well I never imagined I’d be intimidated by a bucket of flowers..and I wasn’t the only one. Six grown women on a British Academy of Floral […]
9th September 2020

Innovative medical practice works in collaboration with Exeter City Council & Stagecoach to ensure flu vaccinations are delivered safely

St Thomas Medical Group (STMG) consisting of St Thomas Health Centre, Exwick Heath Centre, and Pathfinder Village Surgery, has teamed up with Exeter City Council and […]
7th September 2020

Why they say never meet your heroes

It has been said that you should never try to meet your heroes lest they be found to have feet of clay. A famous American film […]
27th August 2020

How coaching can create wellbeing in the workplace & increase productivity for South West businesses…

Wise Goose School of Coaching based in Devon offers a range of high-quality services, including 1:1 and team coaching, accredited training programmes and bespoke courses tailored to meet the specific needs and challenges of organisations.     […]
24th August 2020

Dartmouth day out!

So there I am throwing together a hastily assembled picnic to go paddle boarding up the River Dart with my old friend Kevin Pyne. He emailed […]
18th August 2020

Find treasure yards from you doorstop

I learned a new word last week. Tucker. It’s actually a Devonian term for a fuller, a craftsman who pounded woollen cloth under water to clean […]
14th August 2020

Incorporation of Weavers, Fullers and Shearman celebrate 400TH anniversary of granting of Royal Charter by King James I

On 3rd August 1620 a sizeable crowd gathered in Fore Street, Exeter in front of Tuckers Hall to greet Thomas Shapcot who had journeyed from London […]
13th August 2020

Charity funds new hairdressing salon so Hair@theAcademy can continue giving vulnerable young people a head start

Exeter-based Hair@theAcademy, a unique hairdressing training salon and only one of its kind in the UK, announces the move to larger premises to continue their uplifting […]