Monthly Archives: April 2017

Exeter: Beneath the Blitz

People can gain a fascinating insight into the Exeter Blitz and how locals took refuge from the falling bombs in Exeter’s Underground Passages at a series of events next week.   This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Exeter Blitz of 1942. Although the first bombs fell on Exeter on 25 April 1942, it […]

Great British Beef Week In Exeter

  In the same week as Exeter’s longstanding and renowned celebration of local produce, the Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink (29 April and 1 May), Great British Beef Week kicked off on St George’s Day, 23 April, with a week-long celebration of British beef.   The city of Exeter is surrounded by […]

A Micro-Festival of Live Art Busking in Exeter

Exeter Phoenix and Blind Ditch present Street LAB, a micro-festival of live art busking hitting the streets of the Exeter during Art Week Exeter (13 – 21 May 2017). The festival showcases an exciting array of entertaining and politically engaged concepts designed bring audiences in public sites into lively encounters with contemporary live art practice […]

10 reasons to #LoveExeter

  Discover 10 of many reasons to #loveExeter from Martin Thomas, Cultural Director at Exeter Cultural Partnership 1. Exeter is one of only five designated ‘Areas of Archaeological Significance’ in the country; and it is the only area in the south west of England (source: Historic England) 2. Across the United Kingdom Exeter ranks in […]

Hunt offers and eggs this Easter in Exeter

Easter is right around the corner, and we have collated some of the best offers in town from retailers and restaurants across Exeter. Evans Somewhere in Exeter, there is an Easter Bunny hidden, find it and the winner will receive a  special treat from Evans! Hop into the shop to find the clues… #EvansEasterBunny The […]

Explore in Exeter

With the longer, brighter days ahead, there’s even more time to explore Exeter. From sightseeing and shopping, to eating out or discovering somewhere new, it’s the ideal time to explore the city. Shop til you drop When it comes to retail therapy, Exeter delivers! Now, we love a High-Street retailer as much as the next […]

Get pampered in Exeter

In need of some TLC? Here are our top 5 beauty salons to visit in Exeter for some luxurious pampering Lefroy Beauty Therapy Step into this award winning beauty and aesthetic salon on Gandy Street and be immediately swept into a soothing and friendly environment. With eight treatment rooms and a relaxation area, Lefroy is […]