Author: Grow Exeter

FLYBE HAILS SUMMER SUN WITH HALF A MILLION SEAT SALE

· Up to 20% off half a million seat prices across extensive network · Flights from 28 UK airports to destinations across Europe Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (19th April 2018) announced a limited time seat sale on a wide selection of routes with discounts of up to 20 percent on half a million seats. Booking is available through to midnight on 25th April at www.flybe.com/sale effective for travel from 8th May through to 19th July, 2018. The 2018 April Summer sale includes flights to some of Europe’s most desirable and evocative holiday destinations such as Amsterdam,...

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Countdown to the Exeter Really Big Quiz 2018!

Exeter-based chartered accountancy firm Simpkins Edwards is challenging businesses across Exeter and Devon to take part in its 15th annual Really Big Quiz. Last year, the quiz raised over £7,600 for the Lord Mayor’s charity and plans are well underway to make this year’s event bigger and better, all in the name of charity. Taking place at the Corn Exchange on Wednesday 9 May from 6.00pm, the annual Really Big Quiz brings together Exeter’s brainiest businesses and teams of eggheads to battle it out for the prestigious title. The event also raises vital funds for the Lord Mayor’s nominated...

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Alexis Bowater – A Time for Change

Written by Tracey Duke, Photography by Pip Andersen   As the face of Westcountry TV for thirteen years, the co-founder of the two biggest women in business networking groups in the SouthWest of England and a regional partner for the Venus Awards, Alexis Bowater has her heart firmly placed in the championing of women. And heart is the key word here. Maybe that’s her journalistic background, maybe it’s pure curiosity, but one thing is for certain; Alexis Bowater cares. She deeply, truly, cares about those who cross her path and is a reminder of just why I held her in...

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Exeter Salon Welcomes Local Business Representatives at VIP Launch

Exeter hair and beauty salon Eighteen West held an exclusive launch party on Saturday 14th April to celebrate their recent re-branding and refurbishment. The salon, formerly known as Creative Cutz, is now able to offer personalised hair and beauty treatments across four Art-Deco inspired floors. Boasting an enviable city centre location and with parking available nearby, Eighteen West is ideally placed to offer a convenient and luxurious salon experience. Prominent members of Exeter’s business community enjoyed delicious canapes and sparkling refreshment during the VIP event. Guests were given the opportunity to marvel at the stunning new design and layout...

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Recruitment Firm Donate in Memory of Director’s Father

ISCA Recruitment, an independent recruitment consultancy based in Devon, made a company donation following one of the team’s sudden and unexpected loss of her father. Jo Blythe recently lost her father suddenly following a heart attack. Jo said: “My Dad was an active 71 year old. He woke my Mum in the early hours of the morning and said he was struggling to breathe and had some discomfort in his stomach. Whilst waiting for an ambulance, he stopped breathing and my Mum performed CPR for 25 minutes until the paramedics arrived and took over. Despite the heroic efforts of...

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