It is with very great sadness that we have heard of the death of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

It was in Devon as a young naval officer, training at Britannia Royal Naval College, that Prince Philip met and later married Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Not surprisingly therefore the County has been important to them both throughout their lives and they have visited us here many times.

We give thanks for a wonderful life. May he rest in peace.

More information >

News

2021 Queens Award for Enterprise Devon recipients

The announcement today of 3 companies in Devon who have been awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious awards for UK business, designed to recognise and encourage outstanding achievements in the fields of...
Remembrance Day 11th November 2020

Remembrance Day 11th November 2020

Every year we gather on the eleventh of the eleventh, to bow our heads. We look down. We pay our respects to the men and women across the Commonwealth who gave their lives in the two world wars. But this year is different. This year at 7pm, we’ll look up. To...
Remembrance Service 2020

Remembrance 2020

There will be no live Remembrance Sunday Services in Exeter because of Covid-19 restrictions, it has been announced. Instead a service will be streamed live online. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Exeter City Council and Devon County Council supported by the 6th...