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News published 2021

Young people in Exeter receive kickstart for their careers

Kickstart Scheme

Young people in Exeter are being helped back into employment through a new scheme being backed by the City Council.

Published: 19 March 2021

Historic buildings turn purple to mark census

Guildhall on Census Day

Exeter’s historic Guildhall and the Custom House Visitor Centre on the Quay will join more than a hundred buildings and landmarks across England and Wales by lighting up purple to celebrate the upcoming census and its importance to communities.

Published: 19 March 2021

We can’t wait to make a splash at St Sidwell’s Point!

St Sidwell's Point Blog Post 2

As St Sidwell’s Point gets ready to open for summer 2021, we shine the light on some of the centre's main features – the state-of-the-art swimming pools.

Published: 19 March 2021

Virtual Strategic Scrutiny Committee 18 Mar 2021

Committee Meetings

The Virtual Strategic Scrutiny Committee 18 Mar 2021 can now be viewed on our website.

Published: 18 March 2021

Pinces Gardens Historic gatehouse to be given makeover

Pinces Gardens Gatehouse

The iconic Pinces Gardens gatehouse – dating back to around 1912 - is to be re-roofed and repaired with the work likely to be carried out in May and completed by the Summer.

Published: 18 March 2021

Bus passengers in Exeter face bright future as brand new station emerges

New Bus Station First Look

Bus passengers in Exeter will get a major boost this summer when a brand new bus station opens in the city. The striking new Exeter Bus Station features striking glass-fronted covered waiting and boarding areas and high quality facilities.

Published: 17 March 2021

Please don’t leave rubbish beside overflowing bins

Overflowing bins

Posters are going up around Exeter encouraging people to take their rubbish home with them – or find an empty bin – if they come across an overflowing bin in the city.

Published: 16 March 2021

Live and Move aiming to increase activity and wellbeing across the city

Live & Move

The Sport England Local Delivery Pilot for Exeter and Cranbrook, Live and Move is working to create more opportunities for people across the city to be active in their daily lives and increase overall wellbeing.

Published: 15 March 2021

I didn’t even feel the needle go in!

Get Vaccinated

Getting the Coronavirus vaccine - A Message from Devon is a new film, launched today by the NHS in Devon which aims to reassure people about both having the vaccination and the process of attending a centre. It encourages others to take up the opportunity when they are invited.

Published: 15 March 2021

RAMM wins Bronze in Devon Tourism Awards

Devon Tourism Awards

Following an incredibly difficult year for the tourism industry, the Visit Devon awards ceremony has taken place with RAMM winning bronze in the Attraction of the Year category.

Published: 12 March 2021