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Our What’s On Exeter guide has the latest events not to miss while you visit Exeter – there’s always something going on, so don’t miss out on the latest exhibitions, shows and more on your trip to Exeter by checking out our News page.

Local News Exeter

Exceptional Exeter College once again awarded “Outstanding” by Ofsted 

Exeter College is celebrating after a full Ofsted Inspection, which has resulted in the College retaining the impressive accolade ofOutstanding.   Eight years since its last inspection Ofsted again confirmed that Exeter College is an Outstanding College. The College also scored the top assessment of ‘strong’ for its approach to meeting the skills needs of the area. This makes Exeter College the first college in the country to achieve the highest judgement in both elements of Ofsted’s new enhanced inspections.   The 21-strong Ofsted inspection team visited every College site and reviewed every facet of the College offer from 29 November to 2 December 2022.  Exeter College Principal and CEO, John Laramy CBE said: “At a time when the national press is talking about Ofsted raising the bar for their top grade the team at Exeter College has demonstrated that we have sustained Outstanding, even in the new rigorous enhanced framework.   “I would like to wholeheartedly thank everyone who contributed to this exceptional sector-leading outcome, especially our amazing learners, apprentices, staff and governors. Ofsted has recognised what I see from our students, apprentices and staff every single day.”  Bindu Arjoon, Chair of the Board of Governors, added: “We are delighted that the hard work of everyone at the College has been recognised in this way. On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank all the students, staff and stakeholders for their personal contribution to our Outstanding College.”  The College achieved the top Ofsted…


Westcountry Payroll unveils its new name and brand identity

Exeter based firm Westcountry Payroll is excited to announce that it will now be operating under the new trading name Astria Precision Payroll Limited. The refreshed Astria brand aligns with its objective of delivering comprehensive, reliable, and efficient payroll management services to its clients. Westcountry Payroll was established in 1996. The business has since grown and evolved, and now manages payroll for over 300 businesses across the UK. The name Astria, meaning goddess of precision, represents the company’s high level of accuracy as well as its wider reach.  Outsourcing the key administrative function of payroll management allows clients to focus on managing and developing their businesses. Astria’s employees are innovative and dedicated individuals and the company wanted to showcase this with vibrant colours and a fresh new look. Director Shane Cann comments, “We listened to our team and clients and wanted a name and image which reflects Astria’s innovative and modern approach to payroll management. “The new image and website put a greater emphasis on our vibrant and tailored approach to client care. It reflects our clients’ perception of who we are and the dedicated service we offer.” The Exeter Daily | News…


RGB appoints new MD

RGB Building Supplies has appointed Jenny Naylor as Managing Director. She is replacing Andy Gamble, who is retiring at the end of…


10 things you need to consider when walking your dog in the snow, according to an expert.

If your area is currently covered in snow (most Brits are sharing snaps of their icy streets on Instagram!) and you’re a dog owner, then there are things you need to do to keep your pooch safe on walks this winter. Whilst you wrap up warm, the needs of man’s best friend shouldn’t be underestimated! Anna Bain, a dog wellbeing expert from ProDog Raw, is now sharing her expertise, outlining the things you should and shouldn’t be doing when walking your dog in the snow. Make sure it’s not too cold to be walking your dog
‘Whilst winter months are notoriously cold, it’s important to remember that they can be too cold for certain dogs. Of course, this depends on the breed of your dog; small breeds, those with less body fat and some single coated breeds should be limited to shorter walks (less than 20 minutes) in freezing temperatures. Meanwhile, dogs should never be left outside if the temperature significantly drops. Every dog is different, make sure you research the breed in relation to colder weather, and always pay close attention to your own dog’s reactions and limitations.’ Think about when you’re walking them
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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

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    4 February @ 7:00 pm - 5 February @ 10:15 pm