Council Government and Democracy

The Guildhall in Hull, with Charles Wilson statue in the foreground

Hull local elections 2022 – as it happened

The results for Hull’s local elections were declared in the early hours of Friday 6 May at the Guildhall.

The Liberal Democrat group has gained control of Hull City Council, … More




The Guildhall in Hull.

Countdown to Hull local elections begins

Matt Jukes, Hull City Council Chief Executive and elections Returning Officer, has today (Monday 28 March) published the Notice of Election in the Guildhall.  The pre-election period is now underway, … More




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Statement on Ukraine

After the Local Government Association’s cross-party endorsement of the statement from Council of European Municipalities and Regions, condemning the ongoing attacks on Ukraine, the Leader of Hull City Council, Councillor More


The Guildhall in Hull.

Budget 2022/23; Keeping Hull moving forward

Updated: Full Council has today, 24 February, approved the budget for 2022/23.

The Leader’s proposed Budget for 2022/23 is to be discussed at the council’s Scrutiny meeting on Friday 11 … More






The Guildhall in Hull.

Electoral register door-knock to begin

Residents who have not yet confirmed their household voter registration details will receive a knock at the door from today (Tuesday 21 September) as council representatives start to visit outstanding … More



Young Mayor selected by Hull’s young people

Young People in Hull have selected the city’s third Young Mayor.

Amelia Franczak, aged 12, from St Mary’s College, was selected from 35 young people who applied.

The Young Mayor’s … More


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Hull to welcome Afghan families

Hull City Council has published a Decision Record using delegated powers authorised by its cabinet, to receive two to five Afghan families.  The request came from the Home Office as … More





Hull City Council seeks the next Young Mayor

Young people in Hull are being invited to apply to become the city’s next Young Mayor.

The role, currently held by Gabriela Surdyk, acts as an ambassador for Hull’s young … More



Queen Victoria statue and Hull City Hall lit purple for Census Day 2021

Census 2021 response hits almost 100 per cent

97 per cent of households across England and Wales have completed their census survey, making sure they count when it comes to local services like school places, GP surgeries and … More





Love Hull Spring 2021

New edition of Love Hull lands next week

The next edition of Love Hull will land on doormats across the city next week.

Love Hull magazine, launched in 2019 features interviews, highlights and updates on the biggest things … More






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