Monthly Archives: August 2017

Happy Birthday Princesshay!

This month Princesshay celebrates its 10th Birthday and to mark the occasion there are a number of activities and events taking place.  So save the dates and join in the birthday fun! SWIFT family fun day – Saturday 9th September 11am – 3pm A day to celebrate the unveiling of the swift aerial sculpture which […]

Hyde + Seek takes top spot in Exeter BID’s Summer of Independents competition

Much loved gift shop wins competition to find Exeter’s best independent business Hyde + Seek has been crowned Exeter’s Independent Business of the Year by Exeter Business Improvement District (BID). The Summer of Independents competition was launched on 4th July to celebrate the very best of the city’s independently run shops, restaurants, cafes and businesses. […]


So now we know who our top 10 are, and whilst we are eagerly awaiting the results to discover our overall winner, we thought now would be the perfect time to get to know our finalists a bit better… Hyde & Seek You can ‘seek’ out this award winning contemporary gift shop along Paris Street […]

Organic September

Did you know that September is National Organic Month? Organic produce contains fewer pesticides and is often fresher due to the absence of pesticides used to make it last longer. Not only is it better for the environment and the animals, but it is also said to have higher nutritional values too. Below we have […]

Celebrate National Burger Day in Exeter!

If you’re a local resident or frequent visitor to Exeter you will know there are plenty of restaurants, cafes and bars to choose from when looking for somewhere to eat. In celebration of National Burger Day we have put together a quick round up of some of the places you can go to get your […]

Celebrate Afternoon Tea Week in Exeter

Who doesn’t love Afternoon Tea? A cup of the nation’s favourite brew, some sandwiches and a few sweet treats to wind away a lazy afternoon, what could be better? It’s the perfect way to mark a celebration or to simply treat yourself and a loved one! We have put together a selection of Exeter’s top […]

The Summer of Independents Top 10 are….

Over the last six weeks we’ve been asking you to vote for your favourite independent business in Exeter. The votes have now been counted and we can now reveal which businesses have made the shortlist: Hyde & Seek Choccie Bar V&M Hair No guts no glory (NGNG) Chococo Ferns The Real Food Store Bunyip Craft […]

Autumn fun at Exeter Phoenix

Laugh, Sing, Dance & Be Inspired this Autumn! With more than 100 ticketed events, courses and cinema screenings this season, Exeter Phoenix’s September to December schedule is bursting with captivating ideas, beautiful arts and vibrant music.   The city’s most innovative, intriguing and inspired festivals are coming to Exeter Phoenix this autumn. At the Translation […]

Unexpected Experiences In Exeter

With the summer holidays in full swing, you may be running out of ideas to keep you and your families occupied for the rest of the season. Well, you might be interested to read about a few unexpected experiences you can have in the city of Exeter. From innovative eats and treats to new places […]