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Plymouth Hour is an online directory and networking event used to promote businesses and services in Plymouth and surrounding areas. We list businesses for free and also have a premium listing in which a small fee is charged to be seen on our featured listing. Our networking event takes part… Read more »

Hello everyone! It’s been another busy year for the #PlymouthHour team, with lots of new businesses now being represented by us on Twitter, and we are very pleased with the continued growth and engagement of our Tuesday evening slot. We are now very proud to introduce the 10 businesses we… Read more »

#PlymouthHour donates to Friends and Families

Hello everyone! On Thursday 21st September Plymouth Hour donated to a local charity called Friends and Families. After the donation Mr.Russell, the founder of Plymouth Hour was invited into their local offices to meet the team behind the charity and was invited to their ball in February. Friends and Families… Read more »

Hello everyone! The Plymouth Hour team recently donated to a local Plymouth Charity called Shelter. Vicki Sampson the hub manager for both Devon and Cornwall popped in on the 19th May 2017, we had a lovely convocation about the shelter, what they offer and what they will do with the… Read more »

Hello again! It’s been an incredibly busy March for the #PlymouthHour team, with lots of new businesses now being represented by us on Twitter, and we are very pleased with the huge amount of growth and engagement on our Tuesday evening slot. We are now very proud to introduce the… Read more »

Hello all! After a very busy February – it’s amazing how much can happen in such a short month – the #PlymouthHour team were very excited to host our ‘Most Engaged Networker’ competition again, on the 28th. We had another wonderful turnout with loads of local businesses, big and small,… Read more »

Hello followers! Another month has been and gone, and with it the #PlymouthHour team are pleased to be representing 5 more businesses from Devon, Cornwall and the surrounding areas. Have a read below and say hello to our latest featured companies Gemstock Chartered Surveyors Plymouth-based company Gemstock Chartered Surveyors is… Read more »

Recently, one of our followers got in touch to offer the #PlymouthHour team thanks for their work promoting businesses in the local area. The lovely Joy Foster of Indulgence Afternoon Teas paid the team a visit last week and let us all try her delicious handmade scones (not scons!)  … Read more »

Hi everyone! Recently the Plymouth Hour team decided to inject some more excitement into our Tuesday evening slot by offering a reward to our most engaging follower, and after launching the competition on the 31st of January, we had one of our busiest evenings yet. Now, as a result, the… Read more »

Hello and welcome to the first #PlymouthHour blog of 2017! After an extremely busy Christmas period, we hope everyone has had a wonderful start to a year which promises to bring plenty of growth and success. Now, without further ado, please say hello to our latest featured businesses from Devon… Read more »

Hello all and welcome to the first of our new #PlymouthHour monthly blog. The past 2 months have been a whirlwind for the team, with the launch of our new website and promotional services keeping us all very busy. With Christmas just around the corner, we are delighted to be… Read more »

We had our busiest ever Plymouth Hour two weeks ago where we reached over 40,000 twitter accounts creating almost a quarter of a million impressions! It’s all thanks to our great followers. We would like to give special thanks and a mention to Sam Cross (@bone__health), who has been an… Read more »

After the networking group set up in 2014 became Plymouth Hour, it quickly became Plymouth’s largest online networking event. Plymouth Hour has over 6000 followers on Twitter and it offers completely free marketing for local businesses of all sizes. Every Tuesday night between 8pm and 9pm you can get involved… Read more »

The first meeting of the networking group that was to become Plymouth Hour was in March 2014. Twenty people went to the Boringdon Hall Hotel in Plympton to join the group and raise cash for St Luke’s Hospice. The closing speech was made by one of the group founders, Dan… Read more »

The idea of Plymouth Hour started over two years ago as two local Plymouth entrepreneurs set up a business networking group. The aim of the group was to set up a non-profit organisation to raise cash for St Luke’s Hospice. The initial group was planned to have no more than… Read more »