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Trading as entertainment - can it work?

Around the world, Forex trading is known to be one of the biggest financial markets. According to official data from 2019, the daily average turnover of Forex trading amounted to as much as $5.1...

The best ways to improve your credit score

One of the most frustrating aspects of building credit is that it's hard to secure personal loans for bad credit...

Why do financial companies sponsor sports?

It is a regular practice for financial organizations’ sponsorship of sports. These companies have generally had to collaborate with the biggest sporting organization in the world, which is part...

RSPB calls Devon residents to hold Government to account on missed nature targets

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A major United Nations report has revealed the international community has failed to halt environmental decline over the last 10 years. Now, new analysis from the RSPB has revealed the UK’s self-assessment is overly optimistic as high environmental ambitions have not led to real progress being made. 

The Global Biodiversity Outlook...

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Life admin to take care of during the pandemic

The pandemic has completely changed life for everyone this year and made many people hit pause on their regular life which has inevitably led to people to reflect. Even with experience slowly returning to normal, people are still spending a lot more time at home and not doing the things that...

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Letter to the Editor

Boris Johnson appears to be picking up support due to his no nonsense approach to Brexit, while we put up with more cuts to our vital services, including the full privatisation of our NHS should...

Charities

Help for Heroes announces restructure to protect future of the charity

Help for Heroes has today announced a major restructure in order to protect its life-changing recovery services from the devastating financial impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Over...

Education

Top preparation tips for Cisco 200-301 CCNA certification exam: Use only updated practice tests

The Cisco CCNA certification is an associate-level credential that measures one’s specific skills in networking technologies. This certificate is one of the most popular and respected in the IT...

Entertainment & Reviews

Bill and Ted’s Epic Adventure Continues at Vue Plymouth

One of the most legendary on-screen duos are reuniting after nearly 30 years for the third Bill and Ted film – Bill and Ted Face the Music, now showing at Vue Plymouth.

It’s...

Family Life

New #YouCanAdopt campaign launches in Devon

Regional Adoption Agency Adopt South West and independent adoption charity Families for Children, join the coalition of National, Regional and Voluntary...

Food & Drink

2020 Food Drink Devon Awards

Food Drink Devon Launch Alternative Awards Scheme 2020

One of the UK’s biggest county competitions celebrating local food and drink has been forced to undergo changes this year for obvious reasons - but in the fertile and highly productive county of...

Health & Beauty

Life admin to take care of during the pandemic

The pandemic has completely changed life for everyone this year and made many people hit pause on their regular life which has inevitably led to people to reflect. Even with experience slowly...

Holidays & Travel

exeter Airport, Logal Air

Take off for all important Exeter-Newcastle route as Loganair restores lost Flybe service

The first service between Exeter and Newcastle took off for the first time today, as Loganair brings back connectivity between the two cities for business and leisure. 

Operated using...

Homes & Gardens

A good time to gas about carbon monoxide safety

Sovereign Housing Association is supporting Gas Safety Week this week by reminding residents of having an annual gas supply check by a Gas Safe Registered engineer.

Nationally, one in...

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Exhibition reveals stories of Devon witchcraft

A new exhibition ‘Certaine Wytches’ - re-telis stories of the last three women executed for witchcraft in Devon - their witch-hunts and trials. This unusual show with themes of local history,...

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