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Best Stand Awards from the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came along braved the mud and supported the Honiton Show last month.  We were delighted to see so many family, friends, neighbours, members, customers and holiday makers visiting the Blackdown Hills Marquee.  There were over 30 Blackdown...

Thank you for visiting us at the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came and supported the Blackdown Hills marquee at the Honiton Show on Thursday.  It was wonderful to see so many local residents, holiday makers, day visitors, businesses, family and friends with their smiley faces supporting our members on...

Somerset Tourism Awards – Closing date 31st August

The Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards are sponsored by Bristol Airport, with three categories still open for entry. The categories below have a deadline of 31st August and you might want to consider an entry into one or more of these.  They are: Outstanding...

200 year anniversary at the Wellington Monument

This year marks 200 years since the foundation stone was laid at Wellington monument. Together with the local community, the National Trust will be hosting an event on the late afternoon/early evening of Saturday 21 October to celebrate this anniversary.  More details...

Could your work exhibit at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery?

THG (Thelma Hulbert Gallery) in Honiton, is currently seeking makers who produce high quality, contemporary work, either one offs or small scale production, to show in their annual selling exhibition of contemporary craft and design. South West designers and makers...

Job Opportunities with Somerset Rural Youth Project

Youth Work Team Vacancies Somerset Rural Youth Project is recruiting a number of staff to join the organisation’s Youth Work Team working across the whole of Somerset. The Youth Work Team will improve young people’s lives through the delivery of an exciting and...

Somerset Soup – A Dragons Den style event!

TDA is excited to announce a second SOUP event following the success of the first one in Torbay last year. This time, it’s coming to Somerset. SOUP is a crowd funding event that brings people together to raise small-scale investment to kick-start new businesses or...

Gigaclear sponsors the BH marquee at Honiton Show

We are delighted to announce Gigaclear are sponsors of the Blackdown Hills marquee at the Honiton Show, which takes place on Thursday 3rd August. Based in Abingdon Oxfordshire, Gigaclear’s mission is to provide futureproof connectivity to rural communities by building...

22nd June Ladies Day at the Candlelight Inn

The Candlelight Inn at Bishopswood in the heart of the Blackdown Hills are hosting a Ladies Day on the most glamorous day in the racing calendar. Dust off those wedding hats lovingly stowed away and enjoy a fabulous afternoon including: A welcome drink on arrival...

Lentells Accountants – Open Day 29th June

Join them for a free, informal opportunity to discuss any accountancy, tax or financial issues, including Cloud Accounting.  Advice on making or amending your Will, Estate Planning and Probate. Open Day - 8am – 8pm Thursday 29th June Ash House, Cook Way, Bindon Road,...

New FREE workshops to support your business

Get Business, Get Digital offer a range of workshops and talks that will be suitable for all levels of experience. There will be a variety of events on both business and digital topics that will range from the basics to a more advanced level. All of our events are...