Legal firm's high ranking
LAW firm Thrings has been ranked as one of the top regional legal firms for agriculture and commercial property in the Legal 500.
Thrings, based in Lockyer Street, also received recommendation for its work in other specialisms including personal injury corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution and finance.
Thrings' Plymouth office specialises in personal injury and acts for clients with catastrophic brain and spinal injuries and industrial disease claims, particularly those arising from asbestos.
A GROUP of independent Dartmoor farmers is to stage a food festival, including cooking demonstrations, on the moor.
NEW FROM SYMPLY - a wet dog food in a tray freshly steamed with real meat and veg you can see minimum of 68% meat content up to 72% in the adult trays.
Terms: Come and try tray at introductory price of £1
Contact: 01271 440626
Valid until: Friday, January 31 2014
Meat Dartmoor, set up in 2004, has organised the free event – featuring meat, honey, cakes, bread, vegetables, jams, pickles, fudge, cheese, apples – at Postbridge Village Hall on Sunday, October 14, from 10am to 3pm.
BUSINESSES in Plymouth are invited to a half-day leadership and management conference hosted by Cornwall College Business (CCB) to celebrate The Business Space in Plymouth's first birthday on Thursday, October 11.
Dave Linnell, principal of Cornwall College, said the Mayflower Street facility had received a "fantastic response" to the courses, apprenticeships and training it provides.
TV CHEF Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall will be visiting his River Cottage Canteen and Deli in the Royal William Yard to kick-start their first birthday celebrations.
On Tuesday, October 16, the celebrity will chat to fans and sign new book Three Good Things.
BUILDERS can win £3,000 and be named the best in the UK if they enter the Federation of Master Builders' Master Builder of the Year Awards.
Nominations must be received by October 31 but must come from satisfied clients. Enter at: at www.fmb.org.uk/MBOYawards.
VISITCORNWALL'S online travel and tourism guide, www.visitcornwall.com, has been named the Best Tourist Board Website in the UK TravelMole Web Awards 2012 at a ceremony in London.
The destination website, which was re-launched earlier this year, was applauded for its innovative features, ease of navigation and fresh design.