Get Ready To Feel The Rhythm Of A Festival Like No Other

Get Ready To Feel The Rhythm Of A Festival Like No Other
August 28, 2019

The stage is set for an arts festival like no other as the wonderful city of Hull plays host to the 12th edition of the award-winning Freedom Festival starting on Wednesday.

This week, Hull will see artists from across the world converge in the maritime city to delight, challenge and mystify audiences with jaw-dropping circus, weird and wonderful street theatre, thought-provoking performances and talks, music from all over the world, and mischievous projects that engage all ages. For 2019, a different layer has been added to the festival, offering a new rhythm for the weekend.

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New Company Launch Of Commercial Insurance Broker

New Company Launch Of Commercial Insurance Broker
August 28, 2019

HI Commercial is a new independent commercial insurance brand evolved out of leading, local insurance broker, Hedon Insurance.

The new company is headed up by Richard Medforth and newly appointed Director Luke Byron. The purpose of the new brand is to give the commercial team room to expand outside the core business of Hedon Insurance which has traditionally been personal insurances.

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Healthy Hearts Website Launched To Help People In East Riding Of Yorkshire

Healthy Hearts Website Launched To Help People In East Riding Of Yorkshire
August 24, 2019

A new website has been launched to help improve heart health among people living in East Riding of Yorkshire.

The Healthy Hearts website is designed to help people reduce their risk of stroke and heart attack, and help to lower the number of people dying prematurely from cardiovascular disease – a general term for conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels.

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There Is Still Time To Take Part In This Year’s Hull fREADom Quest

There Is Still Time To Take Part In This Year’s Hull fREADom Quest
August 22, 2019

With more than 900 children from across the city already signed up and taking part in this year’s Hull fREADom Quest – Hull Libraries’ very own summer reading challenge – the Libraries team wants to welcome even more children to sign up and take part!

The closing date for this year’s challenge is 21 September 2019, giving readers another four weeks to read their six books to complete the quest.

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BBC Contains Strong Language Is Back

BBC Contains Strong Language Is Back
August 22, 2019

Tickets for BBC Contains Strong Language, which takes place in Hull September 27th-29th, 2019, are available to book via Hull Truck’s website from Friday 23rd August at 10am.

The three-day festival of national poetry and spoken word returns to Hull following two successful years in the city. Contains Strong Language is produced by the BBC in partnership with Wrecking Ball Press, the British Council, Arts Council England, the Makassar International Writers Festival and others.

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Free Family Fun Event Will Celebrate Bridlington’s Seaside Heritage

Free Family Fun Event Will Celebrate Bridlington's Seaside Heritage
August 20, 2019

A free fun event is taking place in Bridlington on 29 and 30 August, to explore the town’s seaside heritage

The event will be held in Garrison Square, where entertainment will include traditional Punch and Judy shows throughout both days.  There will also be short walking tours taking place around Bridlington Quay, starting at 10:30am and finishing at 3:00pm.

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Humber Street Sesh Turns East Yorkshire Buses Into Art

Humber Street Sesh Turns East Yorkshire Buses Into Art
August 9, 2019

Humber Street Sesh’s graffiti scene was boosted by local bus company East Yorkshire providing two single deck buses to be painted by world-class artists.

Two decommissioned buses were loaned to the festival, which took place on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 August, with graffiti artists being given free rein to create something spectacular.

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