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New date to move city’s Spurn Lightship

The Spurn Lightship will move to a local shipyard for restoration on the morning tide of Tuesday 12 October, subject to suitable weather conditions.

This new date has been arranged … More


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Weekly Roadworks Update – 8 October

Major restoration work to Brunswick Arcade on Beverley Road will begin next week in the interest of public safety.

From Monday 11 October, Beverley Road will be reduced to two … More


Well done champs!

Hull’s Digital Champions tenant volunteers are indeed champs!  Today they won the Community Focussed Service/Product of the Year in the tpas national awards – tpas being the national experts in … More





Jean Bishop, Hull’s Bee Lady, centre, who opened The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre.

Goodnight to our very own Queen Bee

Councillors and staff at Hull City Council are deeply saddened to hear the news of the recent passing of our beloved Jean Bishop.

A true legend in the city, Jean’s … More







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Bike hub opens at the University of Hull

A new bike hire hub, ready to loan out more than 60 refurbished bikes to University of Hull students, has opened on campus.

The new scheme, run in collaboration between … More


National Poetry Day 2021: A poem for Whitefriargate

Hull’s Whitefriargate is the inspiration for a new poem that will be unveiled on the historic street on National Poetry Day on Thursday (7 October).

Vicky Foster, Whitefriargate’s poet-in-residence for … More


boxes containing lateral flow tests are stacked on a table. The boxes are white and blue and have an NHS logo

Where to get Covid-tested for Hull Fair

Hull Fair starts this Friday (October 8) and everyone planning a visit has been asked to play their part in reducing the spread of Coronavirus.

One of the most important … More


Families get cooking with free video series

A series of free videos helping Hull families to cook simple, healthy recipes together is now available online, released by Hull City Council.

The videos feature simple and easy-to-follow recipes, … More



Roadworks will be taking place in Saltshouse Road

Weekly Roadworks Update – 1 October

Weekly roadworks update – 1 October

This week it was announced that essential overnight resurfacing works will be taking place from Monday 18 October as part of the multi-million-pound Stoneferry … More






The Arctic Corsair, Hull's last remaining sidewinder trawler

Hull’s historic vessels set sail for restoration

Hull’s last surviving sidewinder deep-water trawler, the Arctic Corsair and the Spurn Lightship, will move to a local shipyard for restoration.

Dunston’s (Ship Repairs) Limited, specialists in restoring and repairing … More


Middle Child return to Humber Street for 2021 panto

Award-winning Hull theatre company Middle Child are celebrating their 10th panto anniversary this Christmas with a return to their spiritual home on Humber Street.

Middle Child’s Rapunz’ull, a take on … More