In his regular feature, Denis the Dustcart would like to talk about shopping local. Exeter is brimming with independent businesses, from Paris Street to Gandy Street to the hive of local that is Fore Street.
Businesses starting up in Exeter are more likely to survive than anywhere else in the UK – apart from Bath – according to a recent survey. Exeter had the second best five-year survival rate for start up businesses in the UK.
Exeter City Council’s Private Tenants’ Handbook has been updated. The handbook covers many aspects of renting from finding a home, to what health and safety issues to consider all the way through to ending a tenancy.