Survey supports Hull BID's safety first approach

Safety and security is the biggest concern of business operators in the city centre, according to the latest survey carried out by Hull BID.

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Clipper crews to get old town cocktails

Old Town bar and café entrepreneur Philip Brignell is hoping that his latest maritime inspired creations will be hitting the mark with the Clipper crews, their families and guests over the coming weekend. As part of the Clipper Celebrations, Philip and his son Ross of Soho Lounge Café Bar on Posterngate, will be creating drinks to suit everyone’s taste.

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Three author line up for literary lunch

George Street based Browns Books will be presenting three guest speakers for their Autumn literary lunch.

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Mother’s story to launch Hull Truck’s autumn season

Kay Mellor, best known as the writer of successful TV series including Fat Friends and Band of Gold, is set to tread the boards for the first time in 12 years by appearing in her own stage play, A Passionate Woman.

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Ferensway Thursdays initiative to boost evening economy

Following the success of ‘Half Past the Weekend’ every Wednesday on Princes Dock Street, Ferensway traders are following suit and working with city partners Hull BID and Hull Forward, through the city’s Bondholder scheme, to launch a brand new campaign, ‘Ferensway Thursdays’!

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Intrepid abseilers to help CASE charity

Do you know anyone who would jump at the chance to help a local charity? Anyone at your place of work always fancied trying an abseil? If so, then CASE, the Hull based charity offering training and support to people with learning disabilities, are giving people the opportunity to take a once in a lifetime experience.

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Bank Holiday Seaside Bonanza at St Stephens

Shoppers in Hull will be getting an authentic seaside holiday experience this bank holiday weekend as St Stephen’s brings the beach to the city.

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Lucky visitors to get free parking at Prospect Centre

To celebrate its new car park entrance and ticket barrier, The Prospect Shopping Centre is running a two week special VIP car parking ticket competition which will be giving some lucky visitors both great prizes and free parking.

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Hull Heritage Open Days brochure released

A bell ringing masterclass, free guided bus tours around the city, Hull’s Wall of Fame book launch and an Old Town Ale Trail are just a few of the highlights featured in this year’s Heritage Open Days for the city, the brochure for which has just been published.

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Rollits makes 'magnificent' seven promotions

City centre commercial law firm Rollits has made seven lawyer promotions across a number of its key service areas.

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The seventh annual HullBID awards will take place at the Bonus Arena on Friday 21st February 2020. Apply online at or download the form from the Resources section of this website. Closing date for entries is Monday 20th January.

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