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Roadworks taking place in Hull

Essential roadworks taking place in Hull are “vital to improve our transport system for better and safer journeys in the future”, says the councillor in charge of the roads.

Critical … More




Freedom Festival is now in its 12th year. Picture: Tom Arran

Freedom Festival 2021 plans revealed

One of the highlights of Hull’s calendar, the Freedom Festival, will return this summer with an extended 16-day programme.

It will run from Friday 20 August until Sunday 5 September.… More





Absolutely Cultured appoints new Chair

Hull-based cultural development organisation Absolutely Cultured has appointed Lee Pitcher, Head of Partnerships, Yorkshire Water and General Manager, Living with Water Partnership, as its new chair.

He will take over … More





Hull man fined for fly-tipping

A Hull man has been fined £382 after fly-tipping a fridge on Cranbourne Street in November 2018.

Sylwester Cebula of Mayfield Street, Hull pleaded guilty to Hull Magistrates’ in regards … More


Pickering Park splash pool play area

Splash parks to remain closed

Splash play areas in Hull’s parks will unfortunately remain closed due to the recent extension to the Government’s covid-roadmap step.

It was hoped the areas would begin to reopen from … More


a large number of wine bottles are displayed in racks. Only their necks are visible

Hundreds of bottles of fake wine seized

Fake wine which closely mimicked a well-known brand has been seized from 20 shops in Hull.

More than 300 counterfeit bottles of a popular brand with a retail value of … More



The Deep in Hull.

Hull highlighted in new tourism campaign

Hull is being celebrated as part of a new tourism campaign highlighting the region’s great cities.

The Yorkshire Northern Cities promotion, funded by VisitBritain as part of their national campaign … More


Comedy returns to Hull’s Trinity Market

Some of the funniest comedians in the region are heading to Hull’s Trinity Market for a night of great food, drink and laughter.

Trinity Laughs will return on Friday 2 … More



Joe Lycett brings new show to Hull in 2022

Multiple award-winning comedian Joe Lycett is bringing his new show to Hull next year.

Joe Lycett: More, More, More! How Do You Lycett? How Do You Lycett? will take place … More






Roadworks will take place in Hull.

Roadworks taking place in Hull this week

Hull’s ambitious project to improve its transport system continues this week as essential major works take place across the city.

They include works at the A63 and Stoneferry Corridor and … More


Paving the way to an improved Fruit Market

Work to transform paving in the Fruit Market will begin on Monday 21 June.

As part of the ongoing regeneration of the Fruit Market, a number of improvements will take … More