Councillor Marjorie Brabazon

Hull History Centre archives reopen this week

Hull History Centre’s archives will reopen on Wednesday 5 August.

The History Centre, which houses city and University of Hull archives, as well as the local studies library, has been … More




Woodford Leisure Centre.

Hull’s leisure centres to reopen this weekend

Woodford Leisure Centre, Ennerdale Leisure Centre and Costello Stadium will reopen to the public on Saturday 25 July.

Facilities including gyms, pools, fitness classes and racquet sports will be accessible … More




Launch of Hull’s family summer activity plan

Hull Culture and Leisure Ltd has today revealed its summer activity programmes. The plans will begin today and be available until Friday 4 September for families to enjoy.

With events … More


Pearson Park

Hull play areas reopen in phased approach

Public play areas in Hull’s parks have started to reopen today, ready for the weekend.

The play areas have been undergoing thorough health and safety inspections before being allowed to … More












Tom Knight, Good Knight, Bad Knight

Stories for children delivered directly into homes in Hull

Stories are being posted online to help keep children entertained and their imaginations active.

The partnership between Hull Libraries, Hull Schools’ Library Service and Groundwork is delivering children’s literature directly … More



Ludwig Grüner, Jewel-Cabinet, 1851. Royal Collection Trust

Stunning royal jewel-cabinet on its way to Hull

A stunning jewel-cabinet – once gifted to Queen Victoria – is coming to Hull next month.

Ferens’ latest exhibition will feature the masterpiece, designed by Ludwig Grüner, as part of … More


Turner//Return

Ferens opens after dark for special event

Ferens Art Gallery will be opening its doors after dark next week for Ferens Late, a programme of events aimed at encouraging younger audiences to the gallery.

The event, on … More






Ferens Open Exhibition 2020 winners

Ferens Open Exhibition 2020 winners announced

The prize-winners of this year’s Open Exhibition at Ferens Art Gallery have been announced.

Here are the winners:

Friends of the Ferens Award

1st Prize: Jane Beharrell, Twelve Weeks, Oil … More


William Wilberforce by Sir Thomas Lawrence

William Wilberforce portrait returns home

A famous portrait of one of the city’s most celebrated sons, William Wilberforce, goes on display at Ferens Art Gallery this weekend.

The portrait, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, has been … More



Open Exhibition 2020

First look at Ferens Open Exhibition 2020

The 53rd annual Open Exhibition, which celebrates some of the best artistic talent in the region, opens this weekend (Saturday 15 February).

The exhibition will feature more than 370 artworks … More


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