Historic England

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



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What do you love about your high street?

Historic England is asking people what they love about their high streets this week as part of a national conversation to find out why they mean so much to us.… More





New supermarket opens in Hull’s Old Town

A new supermarket has opened its doors in Hull’s historic Old Town.

The One Stop on Silver Street offers a range of convenience products, as well as made-to-order sandwiches from … More


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Historic street gains poet-in-residence

A new poem has been commissioned to celebrate the area of Whitefriargate for World Poetry Day 2021.

Hull’s High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ) has partnered with Humber Mouth literature … More












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Watch the Banksy move in action

Hull’s very own Banksy was successfully removed from Scott Street Bridge and placed in secure storage yesterday.

It was removed in three panels and will now be restored, before being … More




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£1m secured for Whitefriargate regeneration

Hull City Council has secured £1m to support the regeneration of Whitefriargate under the Humber High Street Challenge fund.

The fund, from the Humber LEP, is providing grants aimed at … More


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