Monthly Archives: August 2018

#FinditinExeter with The Oddfellows

Only a stone’s throw away from the hustle and bustle of Exeter High Street, lays a friendly and stylish gastro pub which has grown to be one of Exeter’s go-to places for a night out. The Oddfellows boasts a top floor hidden delight for dancing and cocktails – the popular Speakeasy bar. One of Exeter’s […]

#FinditinExeter with Damien Carberry

Damien Carberry is one of Exeter’s most passionate and beloved independent business owners. The tailor shop located on the corner of Guinea Street, is a hidden gem offering a bespoke tailoring service. Full of history and passion, Damien Carberry has been a tailor since he was a young boy living in Ireland. Starting his entrepreneurial […]

#FinditinExeter with Devon Coffee

Blink and you’ll miss it. Devon Coffee can be considered one of Exeter’s hidden gems, squeezed into a tiny spot on Queen Street. But once you discover it, you’ll want to keep it to yourself – it’s friendly, cosy, and charming, and the perfect place to put your feet up at the end of a […]

#FinditinExeter with The Underground Passages

Wandering around Princesshay in Exeter, you’d be forgiven for believing that there is nothing to see below ground level. In fact, hidden deep below the pavement lies Exeter’s best kept secret – a maze of passages dating back to the 14th Century. Originally built to pipe clean water into the city, Exeter’s Underground Passages are […]


In Exeter catches up with Kathryn Clark McLeod, West Magazine’s Editor to find out her favourite independents in the city. Where is your top choice for drinks in the city and why? Artigiano, I often go there for meetings during the day. I love how it turns into a wine bar at night, especially when […]

Style in Exeter launches a week of fashion events

Style in Exeter returns for a third year! Put 17 – 23 September in your diary because Style in Exeter is back! Shoppers across Exeter will be treated to a week of fabulous fashion and instore events as Style in Exeter returns for its third year from Tuesday 18th until Sunday 23th September. Hosted by […]

Paris Street Window Takeover

A new initiative launches today, giving Exeter’s emerging artists and designers a unique opportunity to take over a large window space on Paris Street. Exeter-based designer, Charlotte Froud, approached Princesshay with the idea for the competition to use the large available window display space on Paris Street. The initiative has been supported by both Princesshay […]

#FinditinExeter with The Terrace

We have officially reached August, which means we are all enjoying the summer and all of this wonderful sunshine.  Imagine a place where you can relax with a cocktail in the sun, on a rooftop terrace over Exeter, whilst indulging in a delicious meal. Sounds like heaven, right? Well, you are in luck. The Terrace, […]

A few of my favourite places with Karime Hassan

Karime Hassan is Exeter City Council’s Chief Executive and Growth Director.  Originally from Cardiff, Karime has been in Devon for almost 20 years and lives with his wife Sharon and family.  InExeter met with Karime to find out his favourite indie haunts in the city.   Why are indie businesses so important to our city? […]