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26th October 2018

Plymouth’s spectacular light festival returns to Royal William Yard

The incredible light-based festival, Illuminate, returns to Plymouth’s historic Royal William Yard from 22 to 25 November 2018. The festival offers an immersive experience, with projections […]
26th October 2018

Business Profile: Westcountry Financial

West Country Financial based in Tavistock, will be celebrating their 20th anniversary in December of this year. The well established team of Financial Advisors have a […]
26th October 2018

NHS Self Care Week

NHS staff, patients and carers are being urged to support and help raise awareness of Self Care Week this month, running from the 16th to the […]
26th October 2018

Business Profile: Still Window Cleaning LTD

Still Window Cleaning LTD truly are a family business. Starting out as Fred Still with a bucket and a sponge in 1982 – the business has […]
1st October 2018

Extra discounts on top brand Range Cookers at Beacon Electrical

Beacon Electrical proudly serves the local area with a huge range of home appliances and fantastic customer service to match. Now entering their busiest period of […]
1st October 2018

Business Profile: Roper James Solicitors

Roper James has a wealth of legal knowledge and pride themselves on their exceptional client care. Established in 2010 to specialise in Personal Injury and Medical […]
1st October 2018

Business Profile: Wyatt Brothers Funeral Directors

Wyatt Brothers Funeral Directors are an independent, family run business based in Stonehouse, Plymouth. With a personal and caring service being at the top of their […]
1st October 2018

Business Profile: Bright Solicitors

Bright Solicitors are an award-winning law firm in Plymouth and Ivybridge that strive to advise you on your business and personal legal issues. Regardless of whether […]
1st October 2018

St Luke’s Hospice: Elmer’s Big Parade

For 10 weeks in the summer of 2019, a parade of 40 fabulously colourful elephants shall be taking you on a trail around the city of […]
27th September 2018

Business Profile: Plymouth Chiropractic Clinic

At Plymouth Chiropractic Clinic, your health is their number one priority. Based on Mannamead Road, this friendly, approachable team of professionals pride themselves on the family […]
31st August 2018

Business Profile: Grapevine Transport

Grapevine Transport specialise in same day, contract, overnight and international courier services. Having worked as a Business Development Manager for a large courier company in London, […]
31st August 2018

Business Profile: Hansford Bell

Hansford Bell are fully independent, well established Chartered Financial Planners based in Tavistock with longstanding, happy clients throughout the South West, London and beyond. Business is […]
15th August 2018

The UK Calendar Girls ghost hunt at Bodmin Jail

On Friday 6th July, the UK Calendar Girls took part in a sponsored Ghost Hunt at the infamous Bodmin Jail, one of the UK’s most haunted […]
28th July 2018

Business Profile: Bennett Wealth Planning

Bennett Wealth Planning is a boutique family business offering bespoke private client wealth management and ongoing financial advice to its clients. Working together at their Yelverton […]
27th July 2018

Business Profile: Q Store Saltash

Julie Mazzoni, Business Centre Manager at Q store describes their function as a ‘one stop business shop’. Offering high security storage facilities, serviced offices, confidential shredding […]
27th July 2018

The Chestnut Appeal: Raising Awareness of Men’s Cancers

Raising awareness of Men’s Cancers is at the heart of everything we do and we aim to make a marked difference to men’s health across the […]
9th July 2018

Parents slash the High Street prices at Plympton’s second hand market!

Cash savvy parents and mums to be will be flocking to Plympton on Saturday 21st July, when Mum2Mum Market returns to Harewood House. The award winning […]
3rd July 2018

Celebrating 20 years of the National Marine Aquarium

The NMA welcomes around 300,000 visitors per year, including 30,000 school students who engage with their innovative schools programme. Our Editor, Libbi Chapple speaks to some […]
28th June 2018

Business Profile: Moorland Garden Hotel

The Moorland Garden Hotel is located on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, a short drive from Plymouth and Tavistock. Nestling in nine acres of picturesque, […]
29th May 2018

Out of the ocean and into the Yard; meet Royal William Yard’s newest resident!

Dive into fun at Royal William Yard from 6th May, where a new family-friendly attraction will be waiting to meet visitors. Emerging from the harbour to […]
29th May 2018

Mens Health Week

This year the focus of the week will be on men and diabetes. Men are more likely to get diabetes, more likely to suffer complications, more […]
29th May 2018

Business Profile: Storage Plymouth

Storage Plymouth is the secure, flexible and inexpensive choice for all home, tradesmen, business and student storage solutions. We speak to the Director, Morgan Phillips and […]
29th May 2018

World Environment Day: Beating Plastic Pollution

World Environment Day occurs on the 5th of June ever year, and is the United Nations principal vehicle for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the […]
29th May 2018

Business Profile: Gavin Jones Consultancy

As the driving force behind GJC, Gavin has helped numerous companies with growth and development throughout his 20 year career. Gavin Jones Consultancy focuses on small […]
29th May 2018

Business Profile: Plymouth Will Writing Service

John Rio has over 30 years experience in the financial planning industry and having previously been involved in a number of business models- has taken the […]
9th May 2018

Business Profile: Elfordleigh

Set in 100 acres of stunning parkland on the edge of Dartmoor, Elfordleigh is truly a hidden gem. With everything you need for a short retreat […]
9th May 2018

OM Recommends: Shapla Balti

Located on Ridgeway in Plympton, Shapla Balti Cuisine is an authentic Indian restaurant and takeaway, offering the finest traditional Curries, Specials, Masala’s, Biryani’s and more. Last […]
2nd May 2018

Business Profile: Kintripper

See where your curiosity takes you; hire a luxury motorhome from plymouth couple Matt and Lisa and get exploring! Matt and Lisa Hugh have been making […]
30th April 2018

Lions Club Plymouth

The Lions Club of Plymouth are part of the ‘International Association of Lions Clubs’ and as such serve 205 countries in regions of the world suffering […]
5th April 2018

Broody to Baby and Beyond

Broody to Baby and Beyond: Supporting individual parenting journeys by connecting to local businesses  Broody to Baby and Beyond is an exciting new business based in […]
27th March 2018

Hoofbeats Equine Rehabilitation Sanctuary

Having been set up in 2000, Hoofbeats Sanctuary is a small charity funded entirely by donations and run by unpaid volunteers 365 days a year. And, […]
27th March 2018

Elmer puts St Lukes ahead of the herd

When it comes to encouraging more open discussion around the sensitive subjects of death and dying, St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth is leading the herd, with a […]
27th February 2018

OM recommends: China Fleet

China Fleet Country Club is a hotel, golf and health club set in 180 acres of stunning countryside on the banks of the River Tamar in […]
27th February 2018

Local businessman prepares to run the toughest footrace in the World in aid of St Luke’s Hospice.

Jamie Shewbrook; owner of Westcountry Tile and Bathroom located in Christian Mill Business Park, is preparing to undertake his toughest challenge to date. In the words […]
27th February 2018

In the Running

Do it for charity, for fun or for yourself. Run – It’s liberating! But, firstly it’s important to know the do’s and don’t about this individual […]
27th February 2018

Purple Day – Awareness for Epilepsy

Purple Day is the international day for epilepsy awareness, and falls on the 26th of March each year. Created in 2008, it was founded by Cassidy […]
27th February 2018

Pomdoo – Business Profile

Martin Pomeroy, proprietor of Pomdoo- has over 14 years experience as a wood floor specialist, and his passion is clearly what drives the success of his […]
27th February 2018

Man for all Seasons – Business Profile

Luke Foster first found his green fingers while helping his grandma with her window boxes and hanging baskets at the age of 11. From there, Luke […]
27th February 2018

Kenmare HR – Business Profile

KenmareHR is a Plymouth based Human Resources consultancy, created by Paul Kennelly to help local businesses with any aspects of employment support required. We meet with […]
30th January 2018

Make The Move vs Renovate: Your New Home in 2018

The excitement of Christmas is over, and you have settled into the New Year. Maybe you were waiting for the festive period to die down before […]
30th January 2018

Adding Value to Your Home

Your home is an investment. Whether you want to work your way up the property ladder and reach your dream home, or simply improve your surroundings; […]
30th January 2018

February 13th: Have a Flipping Good Pancake Day

Whether the 13th of February is a date already in your mind for this year, or you’re the type to make a last-minute mad dash to […]
30th January 2018

Business Profile: Snows Toyota

Toyota is the world’s largest manufacturer of vehicles, and Snow’s Group’s rich history dates back to the early 1960’s. We speak to Mark Edmunds, regional sales […]
30th January 2018

Business Profile: Clip n’ Climb Plymouth

Clip n Climb is a vertical playground for anyone aged 4+ based in the ship at Derriford, and has been in operation since July last year. […]
30th January 2018

Business Profile: Sentinel Private Healthcare

The removal and treatment of conditions such as cysts, moles and skin tags is no longer carried out under the NHS unless it poses a significant […]
5th January 2018

OM Recommends: Bistrot Pierre

Bistrot Pierre, located in the stunning Grade I listed New Cooperage building at Royal William Yard; serves Anglo-French dishes, freshly prepared by the chefs every day. […]
5th January 2018

Cervical Cancer Awareness

This year, Cervical Cancer Awareness Week is focusing on reducing the risks of the disease through screening; running from January 22nd until January 28th. With Plymouth […]
4th January 2018

Business Profile: Shapla Balti Cuisine

Mr Moshahid Ali, owner of Shapla Balti Cuisine located on the Ridgeway has been awarded a certificate of excellence for three years running. It’s clear to […]
27th November 2017

Business Profile: Imperium Plymouth Gym

Imperium Gym has only been in operation since March this year, but it is already going from strength to strength. After speaking to Ben Wadham, Ben […]
30th October 2017

Business Profile: KB Security and Training

From a local security guard job in Tesco Metro, to a self made business man with over 120 staff members .The founder of the business, Kenyon […]