Hull's Purple Flag status renewed after second assessment

Hull’s prestigious Purple Flag status has been renewed following a further assessment by the Association of Town and City Management (ATCM).

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Businesses join forces to provide festive fare for Hull Foodbank

Needy families in Hull will be able to tuck into turkey for Christmas after businesses in the city joined forces to support Hull Foodbank.

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Goldings grabs new business opportunities with KC Lightstream

An award-winning company which pioneered the introduction of computers into the Hull and East Yorkshire business community is now harnessing the region’s latest internet innovation to target customers nationwide.

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Better Boxing Day buses for Hull

East Yorkshire Motor Services have released details of their festive buses for 2013, and they include even more Boxing Day buses for Hull.

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Santa comes to The Prospect Centre!

Christmas is just around the corner and The Prospect Centre is getting into the festive spirit with the opening of its Santa’s Den on Saturday 7th December.

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Heritage market and historic pubs join the festivities as Hull’s Victorian Christmas marks 20th anniversary

A Victorian Christmas celebration promises to be bigger and better than ever as it marks its 20th anniversary in the Old Town of Hull.

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Hull announced as UK City of Culture 2017

Hull has been announced as the winner of the UK's City of Culture 2017 this morning.

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Beatlemania returns to Hull – 50 years on from iconic gig

Fab Four concert is recreated on the exact spot in Hull where they played 50 years ago!

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Panto launch in St Stephen’s raises smiles in Sunshine House

SHOPPERS in St Stephen’s were recently treated to a visit from the beloved Spit the Dog, Daisy the Cow and a giant beanstalk along with the famous Christopher Biggins and Bob Carolgees.

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Victorian venture will bring Christmas to life in Hull’s Old Town

A Victorian re-enactment complete with carriage rides and the unlikely experience of give-aways from Ebenezer Scrooge will bring Christmas to life in the Old Town of Hull.

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Covid-19 Business Support

Following a meeting with business support organisations, the Humber LEP has put together a comprehensive information sheet regarding help available to businesses, covering business rates, cash grants, loans for SMEs, and more.

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