City to be lit up marking start of Hull: Yorkshire’s Maritime City project

Hull city centre will be lit up this month with an enchanting and spectacular three-day event, celebrating the city’s rich maritime heritage.

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DoubleTree by Hilton partners with Hull Trains in a bid to attract major events

Hull Trains is all set to get on board with the DoubleTree by Hilton Hull hotel in a bid to attract large, high-profile events to the city.

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Teenager to team up with chefs to showcase the variety of Veganuary

A teenager who has become an online hit with her vegan recipes is to showcase some of her creations to discerning diners at an award-winning restaurant.

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Audiences and local businesses Give the Gift of Theatre at Christmas

Since November 2019, public donors and corporate sponsors have raised over £2,500 during Hull Truck Theatre’s festive fundraising appeal.

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New arena boosts F&B results at Hull’s Princes Quay

Since opening in August 2018, Hull’s Bonus Arena has drawn a wider audience to the city, with local retailers and F&B operators directly benefitting.

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Next step for tech success as work starts on C4DI sister building

Work has begun on a new building that will provide a major fresh stimulus for the fast-growing tech sector in Hull.

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Princes Quay gets behind Purple Tuesday

Princes Quay retailers joined the centre’s initiative last week to highlight and raise awareness of the customer experience for disabled people by supporting Purple Tuesday.

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Youth enterprise manager wins The Guardian public servant of the year

A Hull City Council youth enterprise worker has scooped a prestigious national public service award.

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Planning submitted for HoH Artisan Food Hall

Hammonds of Hull owners have submitted a planning application for an epic ‘European-style' food hall, which will bring the best local independent food and beverage retailers together with a completely unique offering.

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Developer unveils new look for iconic Hull office block

Hull-based property developer Allenby Commercial has unveiled a stylish new look for one of the region’s stand-out buildings.

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