Taphouse Brewpub brings beer lovers’ paradise to the Fruit Market

A bar and brewery offering craft beers brewed on site and from around the world has opened in Hull’s resurgent Fruit Market quarter.

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Archaeological Excavations Begin at Henry VIII’s Hull Fortress

Site preparation is underway at Hull’s South Blockhouse, a fortress originally built for Henry VIII in the 1540s in support of his military campaigns, which defended the eastern side of Hull.

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Glimpse into the future at Ferens

A new touring exhibition will open at Ferens Art Gallery on Saturday 4 May. Is This Planet Earth? features curious life-forms and strange landscapes created by nine artists.

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HullBID Awards 2019 - The Winners

From Victorian arcades steeped in history and character to a brand new, state-of-the-art events venue, businesses in Hull city centre celebrated another successful year at the 2019 HullBID Awards.

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Billboard recognition for Bonus Arena

Hull’s Bonus Arena has been named as one of the world’s best up and coming venues by prestigious American publication Billboard.

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Relax and be pampered in new city centre spa

A former Royal Navy dental therapist who opened her own clinic less than three years ago has now added a dedicated wellness spa on Carr Lane.

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Museums provide half term fun

Hull Museums is putting on a variety of activities for children during half term, next week.

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Regeneration continues at Fruit Market

Wykeland Beal, the joint venture company working with Hull City Council to rejuvenate the Fruit Market, has submitted a planning application for the next phase of the regeneration.

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Hull and East Riding Museum re-opens

One of the city’s most popular museums has reopened after weeks of closure due to heating failure. Hull & East Riding Museum in High Street shut in mid-December due to problems with its boiler.

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Check out region's artistic talent at Ferens Art Gallery

The 52nd annual Open Exhibition, which celebrates some of the best artistic talent in the region, opens at Ferens Art Gallery on Saturday 2 February.

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Focus on...Paragon Arcade

Allenby Commercial bought Paragon Arcade, which was built in 1891 by Sir Alfred Gelder, in 2017 and has maintained a Victorian look and feel during a refurbishment programme which has improved ground floor units and brought neglected first floor space back into use.

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