Exeter

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Area Profile
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Mosaic Profile
Experian produce a dataset called Mosaic which describes the characteristics of people and households in the area. This profile explores these data in more detail.

Local News

Latest news headlines from around the area


From local newspapers

How to stay safe this Halloween From Exmouth Journal
If you’re going trick or treating, following our guide to staying safe and having fun…

Parent ‘traffic chaos’ warning From Exmouth Journal
Police are encouraging parents to think of others in the hope of preventing ‘traffic chaosR…

AUDIO: Paul Tisdale on Exeter City’s FA Cup clash being shown live on BBC 2 From This is Exeter
Exeter City manager Paul Tisdale gives his thoughts on the club’s cup tie with Warrington Town on Fr…

PODCAST: ECFC Talk discuss play-offs, TV money and chances against Luton Town From This is Exeter
ECFC Talk is back for the 11th episode of the new season – on this week’s show the panel discuss the…

Substance & Shadow, ​a journey into hearts of darkness at the Barnfield Theatre, Exeter From This is Exeter
For one dark and unholy night only, two local theatre companies are joining together for a unique pe…

Delight as ice cream scoops £350 for Exmouth RNLI From Exmouth Journal
Darcey’s Doughnut Delight – a unique ice-cream flavour at a town-centre café –…

From Devon County Council

Traffic signals at Acorn Junction Exeter to be replaced
Works are due to start on 3 November 2014 to replace the traffic signals at the Acorn junction in Ex…

Energy for Exeter – the new waste facility is opened
The Chairman of Devon County Council, Cllr George Gribble, officially opens Exeter’s new energy re…

Open Data Forum: Encouraging openness and transparency, October 22nd
Devon County Council is continuing to open up more information about the council, its contracts and …

More smokers sign up to quit at Stoptober roadshow in Exeter
A total of 174 more smokers pledged to quit the habit when the national Stoptober roadshow visited E…

Exeter secondary school head resigns
The head of West Exe School in Exeter is leaving at Christmas. Vicki Carah is moving to France with …

Swap fags for gags at Exeter Stoptober Roadshow
The Comedy Fitness Brothers will be part of the nationwide Stoptober roadshow in Exeter on Friday Oc…

Major expansion plan for city primary
A £1.8 million expansion plan for an Exeter primary school is set to be given the go ahead next wee…

Cyclo-cross event for young cyclists
Young cyclists aged from seven to 16 have the opportunity to take part in a Go Ride Racing cyclo-cro…

Transport Minister marks start of work on Newcourt railway station
Transport Minister Baroness Kramer has marked the start of construction on the £1.5 million Newcour…

Work to start on airport access road improvements
Work to start on £1.4 million upgrade to the B3184 to improve the link from the A30 to Exeter Airpo…

Work to start on new link to Tithebarn Lane
Work to start on new £3 million link to connect the existing Tithebarn Lane bridge and the northern…

Riders excited at prospect of Devon Stage of The Tour
Pro rider Chris Opie, of Rapha Condor JLT, and former pro Colin Lewis have previewed some of this ye…

Past and present cycling heroes preview Devon Stage of The Tour
Professional cycling stars past and present will help launch this year’s Devon Stage of the Friends …

Work to start on junction improvements
Work to get underway on £180,000 scheme to tackle congestion and improve safety at the junction of …

Devon schools make music together
Just days after Glastonbury, Devon staged its very own music festival with the 10th Schools’ Music…

Literary cash prize will benefit Pinhoe library
Devon County Councillor Roger Croad has thanked local prize winning author Kevin Brooks for donating…

Youth work in Devon to continue from local hubs
Devon will retain a professional youth work service and eight area-based youth centre hubs if propos…

Statement on death of 12 year old girl in Exeter
A 12 year old Exeter girl died last night (Friday) following a tragic accident outside the Pheonix Y…

Crowds flock to see the refurbished Exeter Library
Hundreds of visitors flocked to see the newly refurbished Exeter Library, which reopened today.

UK’s first public library-based Fab Lab to open in Exeter
The multi-million pound Exeter Library reopens this Thursday, 22 May, following substantial refurbis…

Exeter Library doors are open
Exeter Library has opened its doors to the public, following its multi-million pound refurbishment b…

Children excited by learning at Newtown Primary
Pupils at an Exeter primary enjoy coming to school and say they learn well because their teachers ma…

Bishop commissions new head at city school
The new head of St Peter’s School in Exeter says she wants it to be a beacon of success in the cit…

Council raises the flag for Exeter Pride
Councillors, staff and colleagues from voluntary and public sectors attended a flag flying ceremony …

Streetlights in St Thomas and Exwick to be converted
Around 1,200 streetlights in residential streets in St Thomas and Exwick will be converted to part-n…


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