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Suspicious deaths in Exeter

Two suspicious deaths have been reported in Exeter this week, one on Wednesday and one this morning (Friday 12 January). Devon and Cornwall police...

J.K. Rowling denies The Old Firehouse as inspiration for The Leaky Cauldron

JK Rowling has denied that The Leaky Cauldron was based on The Old Firehouse. It has been a long-standing urban myth that she used...

Exeter Man Convicted of Selling Drugs on Behalf of London Gang

Exeter man William Cornah sold drugs on behalf of a London gang, due to the violent threats he was receiving from them. He was caught...

Baby it’s cold outside: Exmouth Christmas swim

While most Devonians were enjoying Christmas Day in the warmth of their own homes, hundreds of brave souls participated in the annual Exmouth Christmas...

Research finds tax avoidance linked to gender

NEW research from a project, “Willing to Pay”, finds that men are more likely to avoid paying tax. Dr John D’Attoma, a member of the...

BREAKING NEWS: Devon hit by killer Australian flu

The deadly Australian flu has reached the UK and Devon has been recognised as the worst hit area in the UK. Numbers for Exeter...

Fever and Boutique could be shut down

New-to-Exeter nightclub Fever and Boutique could lose its license, or have its opening times changed, due to complaints of transient noise. The club could...

Exeter Airport ranked happiest in the world

A recent survey conducted by HappyOrNot ranked Exeter Airport the happiest in the world, with a customer satisfaction rating of 88.66%, over 12% higher...

Exeter’s Dr Steve Simpson contributes to Blue Planet II

The final episode of the nation’s favourite TV offering, Blue Planet II, saw Exeter’s Dr. Steve Simpson make a key contribution to the show.   One...

By-election roundup

Following the resignation of Labour Councillor Roger Spackman, a by-election was held in the Newtown and St. Leonard’s ward on 13th December.  Roger Spackman...