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Gym membership for emerging local talent

Hull Culture and Leisure has awarded its first annual membership to a local talented athlete, as part of a new scheme to support the city’s future sporting stars reach world-class … More


Festive lights switch-on: Thursday 23 November:

Spectators will be treated to a new-look celebration to kick-off the festive season. There will be:
• From 5pm, this new-look celebration to mark the start of the winter season … More




Singing for blokes, chaps & other men

A singing workshop day led by UK member of the Spooky Men’s Chorale – Dominic Stichbury, will take place on Saturday 25 November, as part of a Council project to … More


Winter white-out for UK City of Culture

Hull will be bathed a white winter glow as it welcomes residents and visitors into the city centre during the festive season.

From next week, beautiful new white LED lights … More


Celebrate two years with US Mums

To celebrate two years of the US Mums project a winter taster event will take place on Thursday 23 November to encourage more mums and mums to be to find … More


Over 700 children tell the world about Hull

Over 700 young people from every secondary school in the city performed at the Royal Albert Hall last night (Wednesday 15 November) as one of only three massed ensembles to … More





Plans to improve environmental standards

Hull City Council has been awarded £400k to help improve environmental standards in Hull.

The funding which has been awarded by the Department for Communities and Local Government will be … More





Inglemire Lane – phase two works

Essential maintenance works on Inglemire Lane will take place on Monday 6 November – Monday 4 December.

Inglemire Lane will be closed to through traffic between Beverley Road and Cranbrook … More





The joy of reading brings people together in Hull

A project evoking memories and instigating discussion is bringing people together through reading in Hull.

Reading Rooms was launched in Londonderry in 2013 during the first UK City of Culture … More


Striking the right chord this Halloween

Children aged between 8-12 years-old will be able to get creative with musical instrument making and playing sessions at Hull Central Library this half-term.

On Tuesday 31 October and Wednesday … More





Opportunity for young writers extended

Hull Libraries has extended a competition inviting Hull’s youngest writers to have their work published in a new competition, sponsored by the J Venn Foundation.

The Venn Young Writers’ Competition … More



The Maritime Museum goes to the Movies

For one week only, the beautiful and historic Court Room at the Hull Maritime Museum will be transformed into a movie theatre screening a series of films relating to the … More