Ten year transformation fuels buoyant view of future

HullBID is heading into a New Year of challenges and opportunities buoyed by rising optimism and economic indicators – and by the experience of Kathryn Shillito in the 10 years since she joined the organisation.

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Visitor records smashed at Hull Minster in milestone year

Hull Minster is celebrating record-breaking visitor numbers in 2018, as the iconic church becomes established as a leading events venue.

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End of an era at The Deep Business Centre

The team at one of the region’s leading business centres has marked the end of an era with the departure of a familiar face after 18 years.

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London learns from Hull 2017

London will launch its first ever Borough of Culture on Friday, a year-long celebration partly inspired by Hull’s transformative year as UK City of Culture.

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Young Entrepreneurs set to receive business support

Hull City Council will play a significant part in #MicroBizMatters Day on Friday 11 January to celebrate the contribution made by micro businesses to the UK economy.

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Ten chances to shine in the 2019 HullBID Awards

A black-tie gala dinner in a sensational new setting will raise the bar once again as city centre businesses come together for the 2019 HullBID Awards.

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Free theatre at Hull Truck

This Spring, Hull Truck is celebrating 10 years since the opening of its new purpose-built theatre space on Ferensway. They are offering new audiences the chance to experience first-class theatre at their remarkable venue, free.

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Care and Hospitality short courses on offer

Think Employment is offering more one-week training courses that boost people’s chances of finding work.

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Accolades from clients help secure international award

The Hull-based winner of an international business award has thanked the local clients who nominated her for the accolade and backed up their submissions with glowing testimonials.

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Cloud technology specialists launch new venture

An award-winning technology company is reaching for the sky after re-branding, re-locating and re-positioning to offer new ideas beyond traditional IT support.

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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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