'Champion of Culture' awarded for work in city

Hull University Professor Graham Chesters has been granted the Lord Mayor and Admiral of the Humber Award (Honorary Burgess) by Hull City Council.

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Police urge businesses to help make a difference in fight against crime

Humberside Police are inviting businesses to play a greater part in the fight against crime in Hull city centre by providing vital information and by joining a multi-agency group formed to drive improvements.

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Latin flavour comes to Paragon Arcade

A chef is preparing to share his childhood passion for Hispanic food and culture by opening a new restaurant in Hull city centre.

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Hull Minster to host stunning exhibition of Michelangelo masterpiece

Hull Minster is to host a must-see exhibition, giving visitors unprecedented access to Michelangelo's magnificent paintings which adorn the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican.

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AA Global adds international dimension to Race for Life

The AA Global Squad added an international element to the army of runners taking part in this year’s Race for Life in Hull to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Design plans for Humber Quays West and Ice Arena

A winner has been chosen in an international flood risk design competition. The prestigious RIBA competition asked architects to produce innovative and practical design solutions to the flood risks facing future development in Hull.

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Graduates welcomed to Princes Quay

As part of the University of Hull’s graduation celebrations, Princes Quay is rolling out the red carpet, with live music, canapes and drinks. Graduates and their families will be able to visit the shopping centre following ceremonies in the Bonus Arena.

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Customers clamour for Plant & Paint’s colour and craft

A new furniture, homewares and house plants store has enjoyed a bumper launch in Hull’s Fruit Market, with buyers clamouring for its stylish and locally-crafted products.

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Successful bid to transform Whitefriargate

Hull City Council has taken a step closer to securing £22 million to regenerate Whitefriargate.

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1884 Wine and Tapas joins forces with Hotham's gin distillery

The group behind the campaign to bring the Viola trawler back to Hull are to hold a second gin evening to raise funds and awareness.

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Win a Shop in Princes Quay!

Princes Quay shopping centre is offering Hull’s entrepreneurs the chance to win a sought-after unit in the busy city centre mall. The competition will see budding business owners battle it out for their chance to win 12 months of free rents and rates, plus advice and mentoring.

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