News

Keep informed of all the latest happenings from in and around Exeter as well as the latest Exeter Civic Society news and information on our Blue Plaques programme by keeping an eye on this page.

New team for blue plaques
Tuesday 26th July 2016
Hugo Bugg, the Exeter-based landscape gardener who in 2014 was Chelsea Flower Show's youngest gold medal winner, has unveiled our latest blue plaque to the Victorian nurseryman and horticulturist, Robert Tosswill Veitch.
Blue Plaque for Harry Weslake
Wednesday 20th April 2016
A blue plaque to the innovative Exeter born engineer Harry Weslake (1897-1978) whose designs gave more power to motor car, motorbike and aero engines was unveiled on 20 April 2016.
General Gordon lamp post restored
Sunday 6th December 2015
Dickens Plaque Article
Thursday 22nd August 2013
The blue plaque commemorating the visits of Charles Dickens to Thomas Lattimer on Fore Street unveiled by Simon Hall of the BBC
Plaque to Franz Liszt unveiled
Wednesday 26th June 2013
Liszt Newspaper Article
Thursday 13th June 2013
The unveiling of the blue plaque celebrating the arrival of famous composer, Franz Liszt, to the city in the 19th century.