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31st March 2021

NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL CHARITY HELPS VETERANS AND SERVICE LEAVERS BUILD A NEW FUTURE AT SHERFORD

A new partnership has been forged between City College Plymouth and Building Heroes, to deliver construction skills courses at a specialist training centre at Sherford, to […]
22nd March 2021

SCHOOL SAFETY NO BARRIER TO PLAYGROUND FUN AT SHERFORD

Housebuilders at Sherford have stepped in to save the day for resident primary school, Sherford Vale, as pupils made their return this week, donating equipment to […]
18th March 2021

Large Scale Music Event Announced for Plymouth this summer!!

1 Big Summer, a 3-day music event in Plymouth, has just been announced. The event will take place on Plymouth Hoe on the August bank holiday […]
16th March 2021

SAVE OUR SANCTUARY: CHARITY ON THE BRINK OF COLLAPSE

“As a team, we find ourselves in a heart-breaking situation, this is very raw for us and we are desperately trying to find a way forward” […]
12th March 2021

A BLOOMING MARVELLOUS WAY TO CELEBRATE MAYFLOWER 400 AT SHERFORD

Pupils from Sherford Vale School are keeping the Mayflower celebrations in full flow, planting 150 special ‘Mayflower 400’ daffodil bulbs within the heart of the community. […]
11th March 2021

MAKING MOTHER’S DAY MEMORABLE WITH LOCAL TREATS FROM ROYAL WILLIAM YARD

This Mother’s Day – Sunday 14th March – there is an abundance of thoughtful and unique gifts available right on the doorstep, making it easy to […]
17th February 2021

Sherford’s next chapter begins, with grand green goals and a family focus

Work has started on the crucial next stage of Sherford, which will see yet more of the grand vision for the town come to life. The […]
4th February 2021

VALENTINE’S DAY FOOD & DRINK

Valentine’s Day cannot be complete without a bottle of your favourite bubbly and a box of indulgent chocolates. We have found the very best sparkling wine, […]
2nd February 2021

LOVE IN LOCKDOWN, ROYAL WILLIAM YARD STYLE

This Valentine’s Day, Royal William Yard has plenty on offer to help couples celebrate in style and keep the sparks flying! From delicious at-home dining experiences […]
1st February 2021

WINTER WELLNESS AND MINDFUL MOMENTS AT ROYAL WILLIAM YARD

As the latest lockdown rolls on, Royal William Yard is open for those seeking a safe sanctuary to exercise, experience mindful moments in the great outdoors, […]
11th January 2021

2021 OFF TO A BRIGHT START FOR SKILLS IN THE SOUTH WEST: SHERFORD SECURES FUTURE FOR CAREERS IN CONSTRUCTION

The future of Sherford Skills Training Centre has been secured thanks to recent funding from the Construction Industry Trade Board (CITB). Awarded for the commitment to […]
11th January 2021

Our Space Launches Inspiring Collection of Digital Creative Writing

Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Our Space project members are launching a new digital collection of creative writing on Wednesday 13 January. In March 2020 as the world […]
11th January 2021

Horse, who spent over 3,500 days in charity’s care, is finally adopted

While coronavirus really hit Hoofbeats Sanctuary, a local Plymouth charity, hard last year and continues to do so in 2021, the charity’s small team of volunteers […]
8th January 2021

Pub food donated to Plymouth families in lockdown

Over £200 of fresh food has been distributed to local families due to the kindness of staff at the Wetherspoon’s pub, the Gog and Magog.   Chef […]
8th December 2020

NATIONAL LOTTERY PLAYERS TO GET FREE TICKETS TO THEATRE ROYAL PLYMOUTH PANTO THIS CHRISTMAS

HUNDREDS OF TICKETS UP FOR GRABS TO THANK PLAYERS FOR RAISING £30 MILLION EACH WEEK Hundreds of National Lottery players will have the chance to go […]
2nd December 2020

Winter on the waterfront: polar bears, light displays and great shopping

Plymouth’s waterfront is still set to enjoy a sprinkling of magic this Christmas, with light displays, family friendly activities and safe shopping to enjoy. The Christmas […]
30th November 2020

Plymouth charity supports disadvantaged young people through lockdown and beyond

Young people in Ernesettle and Whitleigh say youth workers with the charity Barefoot cared about their mental health when all other areas of support disappeared.  Plymouth […]
30th November 2020

The Show Must Go Online

With the whole country back in lockdown this month and theatres and music venues amongst the hardest hit from the current pandemic, the UK’s number one […]
30th November 2020

British Firework Championships back with a bang in 2021

The British Firework Championships, held annually in Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, will return on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 August 2021. The spectacular pyrotechnics competition, hosted […]
30th November 2020

Theatre Royal Plymouth Announce Funky Llama Club Night At Home!

Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Funky Llama is back and like you have never seen before! This January they are bringing their funky, futuristic Club Night event straight […]
19th November 2020

‘PLUCKY’ TURKEYS SAVED FROM CHRISTMAS DINNER TABLE BY PLYMPTON ANIMAL SANCTUARY

While Christmas plans are gobbled up for many of us this year, two ‘plucky’ turkeys know exactly where they’ll be spending the festive season, after being […]
18th November 2020

Enjoy the sparkling streets of Plymouth city centre this Christmas

This Thursday, the Christmas lights in Plymouth city centre and Drake Circus will be switched on, illuminating the streets and bringing some much-needed festive cheer to […]
11th November 2020

WonderZoo

Once again, WonderZoo have lots of exciting plans for this month, with two online events to keep you going in Lockdown 2! On November 12th, we […]
11th November 2020

THEATRE ROYAL PLYMOUTH PANTOMIME TO STAGE AN ALL-NEW, SOCIALLY DISTANCED PRODUCTION OF ROBINSON CRUSOE

FROM THE COBBLES OF CORRIE TO THE ROYAL PARADE, LES DENNIS AND CONNOR McINTYRE LEAD THE CAST OF THIS YEAR’S NEWLY ANNOUNCED SWASHBUCKLING PANTOMIME Theatre Royal […]
6th November 2020

Plan to boost Plymouth’s ethical businesses as part of Covid recovery

Plymouth Social Enterprise Network (PSEN) is launching its Social Enterprise Strategy – a five-year plan to boost Plymouth’s economy through the greater use and support of […]
3rd November 2020

TESCO DONATE PUMPKINS TO DAME HANNAHS

Staff at Tesco Lee Mill near Ivybridge generously donated a large trolley full of pumpkins to the young adults at Dame Hannahs.   The young people […]
30th October 2020

A TALE OF TWO HALVES: SHERFORD’S NEW PARK CELEBRATES WHERE PLYMOUTH AND THE SOUTH HAMS MEET

Work is soon to be completed on a special park in the midst of the new community of Sherford, loaded with symbolism and fascinating new features. […]
9th October 2020

NEW CHOCOLATE SHOP HITS THE SWEET SPOT AT ROYAL WILLIAM YARD

Visitors are in for a treat at Royal William Yard, as an independent chocolatier has moved to the historic waterfront destination. Domea Favour – pronounced “do-me-a […]
8th October 2020

Cricket Club raises £1065 for Charity of the Year after Covid leaves funds short

 Plympton Cricket Club hand over a cheque for £1065 to Hoofbeats Sanctuary after a fundraising event was launched to help the charity recover from the devastating […]
8th October 2020

Fiver Fest in Plymouth

7 October 2021 Plymouth’s independent shops and businesses are joining in with the Totally Locally national Fiver Fest – a high street shopping campaign Thousands of […]
2nd October 2020

The Box- Press Viewing

  The team at OM Plymouth were fortunate to be invited to the press viewing of The Box, Plymouth on Tuesday 22nd September. Having postponed its […]
28th September 2020

BEREAVED PET CRISIS AT PLYMPTON SANCTUARY WHERE KITTY IS RUNNING DRY

Woodside Animal Welfare Trust A Plympton pet charity has warned of a homeless animal crisis as it struggles to cope with an unprecedented number of cats […]
15th September 2020

SUPER SUMMER OF STAYCATIONS AT ROYAL WILLIAM YARD

This was the summer of staycations, with Devon and Cornwall proving a national hotspot and prompting plenty of visits to historic waterfront destination, Royal William Yard. Resident restaurants and […]
26th August 2020

Chestnut Appeal: Vegetables Are Super!

Raising awareness of Men’s Cancers is at the heart of everything we do, and for 20 years we’ve aimed to make a marked difference to men’s […]
26th August 2020

Hoofbeats Equine Rehabilitation Sanctuary

Charity set to resume fundraising efforts with a bumper dog show   A Plymouth animal charity is excited to begin their fundraising efforts once again in […]
29th July 2020

Plympton Charity’s Urgent Appeal to Help Elderly and In-firmed Animals

HELP PLYMPTON ANIMAL SHELTER FUND TLC FOR ITS OAPS A Plympton animal sanctuary is urgently appealing for help to care for an increasing number of elderly […]
26th March 2020

Stay Connected to your Community and Fight Coronavirus

We are currently facing what has become our greatest public health emergency in living memory. The Government have pleaded for 250,000 people to help the NHS […]
25th March 2020

National Pet Month

April is National Pet Month, so lets get together with our furry friends and raise awareness about responsible pet ownership for our much loved pets! Being […]
25th March 2020

Stress Awareness Month

This April welcomes stress awareness month! Presenting a conversation about one of the most common mental illness which affects almost half (39%) of the British population […]
25th March 2020

Dealing with Cabin Fever

One in five workers – around six million people – could be forced to stay home during the peak of the coronavirus outbreak. As cases of […]
25th March 2020

Coronavirus – How to Stay Safe

The Governments guidelines are changing daily, we need to abide by the latest requirements and ensure we are staying home (Governments guidelines updated 23 March 2020). […]
24th February 2020

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is on Sunday 22nd of March and it’s time to show your mum that you really do care about her. Go and pick up […]
24th February 2020

National Bed Month

Throughout March it’s National Bed Month – a whole month dedicated to learning about the importance of a good night’s sleep and how to improve your […]
24th February 2020

Debt Awareness Week

Debt Awareness Week, starting on the 23rd of March is a chance to share the message that nobody needs to deal with debt on their own […]
24th February 2020

International Day of Forests

The importance of forests cannot be underestimated, and they are a part of our lives more than we realise. The 21st March brings us International Day […]
28th January 2020

National Pizza Day

The best day of the year has arrived… yes that’s right, the 9th of February is National Pizza Day! Sunday 9th February brings us National Pizza […]
28th January 2020

Buying a Home in 2020

Is buying a home on your mind in 2020? New build or second-hand home? Are you a first-time buyer or just looking into resizing? We’ve done […]
28th January 2020

How to Avoid the Winter Flu

Winter is the season of sneezes and stuffy noses. To avoid this year’s infuriating flu read our top 10 tips and tricks to keep clear of […]
28th January 2020

National Heart Month

We all know that making healthy choices can help us feel better and live longer. By creating new healthy habits now, like eating good food and […]
2nd January 2020

New Year’s Resolutions

Many of us will make a New Year’s resolution in the hope of sparking change, but according to research, only very few people will accomplish their […]