OM Blog Articles

18th April 2019

Guide Dogs appeal for volunteers in Plymouth

There are around 2 million people living with sight loss in the UK. Guide Dogs aims to support people with a visual impairment to keep their […]
17th April 2019

Squiggly Wiggly Giant Squid splashes back to Royal William Yard for the Summer

One of Royal William Yard’s largest and most famous residents is set to make a big splash again this summer, with the Squiggly Wiggly Giant Squid […]
16th April 2019

Plymouth Young Carers treated to Ocean-themed fun at National Marine Aquarium

Young carers in Plymouth are being given the chance to take a break and connect with our Ocean here in the city thanks to a new […]
4th April 2019

Knife crime: Social ventures can help repair the damage austerity has left behind

Written by Benjamin Stein Whitleigh is a small district in Plymouth that I walk through most nights after work. Last month, it was the location of a […]
1st April 2019

Children at Sherford school celebrate World Book Day donation from Taylor Wimpey

Children at Sherford Vale School will soon be able to enjoy reading a collection of new books thanks to a donation from Taylor Wimpey. The homebuilder […]
28th March 2019

Dartmoor Zoo welcomes two lionesses

African lionesses, Kimya and Nikita, are welcomed to Dartmoor Zoo Family attraction, Dartmoor Zoo, has welcomed two lionesses from Longleat Safari Park. Ten-year-old sisters, Kimya and […]
14th March 2019

Woodside Animal Welfare Trust

View Woodside’s Editorial in our magazine on page 11, or keep scrolling to read it below: Plymouth based charity Woodside Animal Welfare Trust has been rescuing […]
7th March 2019

Plymouth’s most influential women

International Women’s Day, the best time to show appreciation for the women of the world.  Here in Plymouth, there are many empowering women who have fought […]
6th March 2019

Meet the Plymouth athlete who will competing in the Special Olympic World Games

After being selected for the Great Britain Team, local athlete Steven Dodd is all set to compete in the Special Olympics World Games next week. Steven […]
5th March 2019

Find out how Families for Children can offer a lifetime of support

Families for Children Trust is a Specialist Adoption Agency and charitable trust based in the South West. At Families for Children, they believe that the best […]
5th March 2019

MTV Music Week Plymouth Returns!

MTV will be turning up the volume for #Plymouth as it returns to host a series of live music events, panels, workshops and talks across one […]
23rd March 2018

Shapla Balti support local family seeking Type 1 diabetes cure

Becky Moore from Plymouth will run the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 22 April for JDRF, the type 1 diabetes charity.  As part of her […]
23rd March 2018

Introducing The Duke of Cornwall’s New Head Chef

Meet Nick Reed – Our New Head Chef! We are delighted to announce that we have appointed a new Head Chef to lead our Award winning […]
9th January 2018

Bristol Calendar Girls raise money for charity

The winners and reserves of this year’s Bristol Calendar Girls competition travelled down to Plymouth on Saturday 2nd December to raise money on their annual Christmas […]
31st October 2017

The OM Team attend the Turtle Bay Launch Party!

On Sunday 22nd October, Turtle Bay threw open the doors of their Plymouth restaurant, following an exclusive VIP party that kicked things off in style! The […]
20th July 2017

Drake’s Island swim- Chestnut Appeal

The second annual Chestnut Appeal Drakes Island swim took place on Saturday 15th July.   This swim saw over 100 participants who set off from the […]
17th March 2017

The OM Team get invited to the launch of Marco Pierre White’s new Steakhouse

MARCO PIERRE WHITE ‘STEAKS’ HIS REPUTATION AT GRAND OPENING OF PLYMOUTH RESTAURANT Our Editor, Libbi Chapple, our Graphic Designer & Photographer, Tom Coles and our Sales […]