Next step for tech success as work starts on C4DI sister building

Work has begun on a new building that will provide a major fresh stimulus for the fast-growing tech sector in Hull.

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Princes Quay gets behind Purple Tuesday

Princes Quay retailers joined the centre’s initiative last week to highlight and raise awareness of the customer experience for disabled people by supporting Purple Tuesday.

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Youth enterprise manager wins The Guardian public servant of the year

A Hull City Council youth enterprise worker has scooped a prestigious national public service award.

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Planning submitted for HoH Artisan Food Hall

Hammonds of Hull owners have submitted a planning application for an epic ‘European-style' food hall, which will bring the best local independent food and beverage retailers together with a completely unique offering.

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Developer unveils new look for iconic Hull office block

Hull-based property developer Allenby Commercial has unveiled a stylish new look for one of the region’s stand-out buildings.

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Homestead Store added to Paragon Arcade's array of independent traders

An artist who works to capture some of the familiar faces of Hull city centre in his line drawings is now venturing into business to showcase his work with his own homeware and gift shop.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hull hosts tour operator familiarisation visit

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hull hotel recently hosted a group of tour operators in partnership with Visit Hull and Steve Reed Tourism.

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New fleet and a new era for Hull Trains

After months of driver training and behind the scenes preparations, Hull Trains welcomed the first of five state-of-the-art, bi-mode trains into Paragon Interchange.

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Evaluation report highlights UK City of Culture impact

City and cultural leaders have welcomed the publication of an independent evaluation of Hull’s year in the spotlight as UK City of Culture 2017, which confirms the continuing impact the title has had on the city.

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Thousands flock to see the wonders of the Sistine Chapel at Hull Minster

An exhibition showcasing the wonders of the Sistine Chapel has been hailed as a major success, attracting 35,000 people to Hull Minster.

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