History Group

Stil’s cartoons to go on Grecian Archive

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The Exeter City History Group is delighted to have been lent an archive of materials created by the Cartoonist George Stilling. Signing his cartoons ‘By Stil’ George provided the Express and Echo with Exeter City related cartoons for four decades between the 1930s and 1960s. Now his daughter Georgia has passed his collection to the [...]


Exhibition: Life at Exeter City FC captured by top photographer

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All supporters are invited to a new photographic exhibition on 17 November 2016 at St James’ Park. From the groundsmen carefully tending the grass, to players refueling after the match in the changing rooms under the Old Grandstand, many aspects of match day life at Exeter City Football Club are brought to life. Over the [...]


Exeter City Treasure Chest Launched Today


A ‘treasure chest’ of Exeter City Football Club’s history has been launched at a big gathering of former players at St James Park. The event today (Saturday 22 October 2016) saw the official unveiling of The Grecian Archive – an on-line resource packed with items from Exeter City’s heritage. The Archive has been overseen by [...]


Heritage Project Brings Former Exeter City Players Together


A special gathering of former Exeter City players will take place at the home match with Cambridge United this Saturday, 22 October 2016. The event is being held thanks to the Heritage Lottery Fund backed project on the history of St James Park. The project is being led by the University of Exeter in partnership [...]


Special Exeter City stadium tours 8 and 9 September 2016

Manager Paul Tisdale says hello to fans taking part in our ground tour prior to the Newport County game (20/02/16)

Exeter City Football Club are offering special tours of their St James Park Stadium at 11am on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 September 2016. The tours are part of Exeter City Council’s Heritage Weekend (8-11 September 2016) – an annual initiative that the Football Club has participated in for a number of years. The scheme [...]


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