• 3 March 2017

    Maritime Museum exhibition reminisces on Hull’s sea heritage

    Hull Maritime Museum is hosting the fourth exhibition by the Yorkshire Ones this weekend, writes Chelsea Sparke. The craft and media group consists of nine artists, all of who took inspiration from Hull’s docking heritage. The main inspiration for the exhibition is three ships, which have relevance to Hull. These ships are Resolution, Morning and Viola. ... Read more

  • 17 February 2017

    Hull City Council announces 10p per day council tax increase

    Council tax payers in Hull are facing a 5 per cent increase from April, the council has announced. Hull City Council leader Steve Brady has presented proposals to increase council tax to help pay for the increasing pressure on adult and child social care throughout the city today. Central government funding has been reduced by ... Read more

  • 3 February 2017

    Plans for Pearson Park given green light

    £2.3 million is being ploughed into Pearson Park to reinstate many of the Victorian beauty spot’s historic features. The funds are coming from the Heritage Lottery Fund, on the exception of returning period features that have been lost or removed over recent years.   The park over recent years has started to look more drab and ... Read more

  • 3 February 2017

    Remaining shops down Whitefriargate say business is picking up

    Whitefriargate’s shops have said business has improved, despite the closure of other stores in the area, writes Danielle Hayes. Kapow gift shop and The Works bookshop have both said more people have started to visit their businesses in the last month. However, many shops down Whitefriargate have gone out of business and relocated. The shops ... Read more

  • 27 January 2017

    Mapped: 9 ways to get your local sporting fix this weekend

    With Hull City and Hull FC playing away from home this weekend. Why not try out something a little more local? Our cultural little city is a hotbed of sporting activity this weekend, and for a much more reasonable price, Writes Aaron Irwin. 1. North Ferriby United v Macclesfield Town – 3pm North Ferriby appear ... Read more