The Prince Of Wales And The Duchess Of Cornwall To Visit City

The Prince Of Wales And The Duchess Of Cornwall To Visit City
January 25, 2017

Clarence House has confirmed today that The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit Hull on the 8 February as Hull celebrates its year as the UK City of Culture.

The tour will take in visits to the Ferens Art Gallery, Holy Trinity Church, the literacy charity First Story at The Deep and The Royal Shakespeare Company outreach programme at the Goodwin Development Trust.

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HULL : Pregnancy Fitness Projects Celebrates Success

HULL : Pregnancy Fitness Projects Celebrates Success
January 25, 2017

A fitness project designed to increase levels of physical activity among pregnant women and new mums in Hull is hosting an event to celebrate its success and promote new and exciting sessions for 2017.

The Us Mums event takes place at Ennerdale Leisure Centre on Thursday 26 January from 11.30am – 2.30pm. New and expectant mums will have the chance to try a range of free taster sessions including Buggy Bootcamp, Yoga, pool party and Box Fit.

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BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend Is Heading To East Yorkshire

BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend Is Heading To East Yorkshire
January 24, 2017

BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend is set to be one of the musical highlights of Hull UK City of Culture 2017 when it comes to Burton Constable in East Yorkshire on 27 and 28 May.

DJ Nick Grimshaw made the announcement that it would be coming to the area on this morning’s Radio 1 Breakfast Show.

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Yorkshire Party Set To Develop A Vision For Yorkshire

Yorkshire Party Set To Develop A Vision For Yorkshire
January 23, 2017

The Yorkshire Party say they are in the process of creating a vision of how Yorkshire would should any plans for devolution be successful.

Their vision will outline the possible changes to localised government, introductions of a Mayor and also the economic impact on the region.

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Andrew Percy Visits Hull As Humber Growth Deal 3 Announced

Andrew Percy Visits Hull As Humber Growth Deal 3 Announced
January 23, 2017

Northern Powerhouse Minister Andrew Percy has visited Hull as it is announced that the Humber region has received £27.9m of Local Growth Funding as the Growth Deals 3 are announced by government.

Humber Growth Deal 3, follows on from two previous Growth Deals, to help create jobs, support businesses and encourage growth.

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BRIDLINGTON : ArtWaves Open Exhibition Launched

BRIDLINGTON : ArtWaves Open Exhibition Launched
January 23, 2017

Bridlington Spa is delighted to announce the launch of the ArtWaves Festival Open Exhibition in advance of the full festival programme launch later this year.

ArtWaves is a visual arts festival taking place in May 2017 showcasing traditional, digital, contemporary and urban art through a vibrant programme curated for all; from the experienced artist to those simply looking to get creative.

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HULL : Children Can Now Experience A Day In The Life Of An Artist

HULL : Newly Acquired Masterpiece To Be On Display In 2017
January 22, 2017

For the first time children will be able to access a fully functioning art studio that can accommodate a full class enabling them to gain a real insight into what it’s like to be an artist.

Inspired by the Ferens’ outstanding permanent and temporary exhibitions the pupils will explore the processes and skills of painting, drawing, sculpture or printmaking.

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Successful Funding Bid For Hornsea Welcomed By MP

Successful Funding Bid For Hornsea Welcomed By MP
January 21, 2017

MP Graham Stuart has welcomed news that Hornsea is to receive £10,000 to help develop plans to boost the town’s seafront a place he once called depressing.

Mr. Stuart who for some years has been calling for more to be done to support the tourism industry in Hornsea says it will be exciting to see the proposals residents and businesses come up with.

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Plain Sailing For Hull 2017’s Latest Partnership P&O Ferries

Plain Sailing For Hull 2017’s Latest Partnership P&O Ferries
January 21, 2017

You’ve experienced Made in Hull the installation, now check out Made in Hull, the mini cruise.

Following the success of Hull UK City of Culture 2017’s opening event Made in Hull, which attracted more than 342,000 people over seven days, P&O Ferries is celebrating its partnership with Hull 2017 by launching a Made in Hull themed mini cruise.

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HULL : New Parenting Courses To Start

HULL : New Parenting Courses To Start
January 21, 2017

A number of free parenting courses to explore techniques and approaches to leading a healthy family lifestyle are taking place at venues across the city.

The HENRY (Health, Exercise and Nutrition in the Really Young) parenting course, aimed at parents and carers of babies and young children under the age of five, are a unique and highly successful intervention to protect young children from the physical and emotional consequence of obesity.

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Hull 2017 Project Shines New Light On Hull Housing Estate

Hull 2017 Project Shines New Light On Hull Housing Estate
January 20, 2017

A local authority housing estate in Hull has been transformed into a colourful work of art as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.

Spearheaded by social enterprise Goodwin Development Trust, I Wish To Communicate With You has seen the residents of the Thornton Estate working with an artist to transform their homes into an ambitious art installation.

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Tax Return Deadline Approaches – Submit It Or Face A Fine

Tax Return Deadline Approaches – Submit It Or Face A Fine
January 20, 2017

Tax advisers at 360 Chartered Accountants are reminding people that the deadline to submit online self-assessment tax returns is fast approaching.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) must receive all online tax returns relating to the tax year 6th April 2015 to 5th April 2016 and any money owed by midnight on 31st January 2017.

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Francis Bacon: Nervous System On Display At Ferens Art Gallery

HULL : Newly Acquired Masterpiece To Be On Display In 2017
January 20, 2017

Five iconic paintings by one of the leading British painters of the 20th century, Francis Bacon, will join the redisplay of the notable permanent collection at Ferens Art Gallery, thanks to National Lottery players.

The Francis Bacon: Nervous System exhibition marks the very first time that Bacon’s work has been brought to Hull and the series will be on display between Saturday 21 January – Monday 1 May 2017.

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Holderness Coast Fisheries Local Action Group Secure Funding

Holderness Coast Fisheries Local Action Group Secure Funding
January 19, 2017

Funding has once again been awarded to the Holderness Coast Fisheries Local Action Group (FLAG) by the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund, to continue its valuable work assisting the East Riding’s coastal communities and local fishing industry.

There is funding available for the fishing industry, fishing communities and groups and organisations involved in the social, economic and environmental wellbeing of the Holderness coast from the FLAG initiative.

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Driffield Added To The Tour De Yorkshire Business Roadshow Line-Up

Driffield Added To The Tour De Yorkshire Business Roadshow Line-Up
January 18, 2017

A free roadshow will be held at The Showground in Driffield, designed to help businesses and the community maximise the opportunities presented by the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire, which will pass through the Capital of the Wolds for the first time.

Welcome to Yorkshire and East Riding of Yorkshire Council will host the event on Wednesday, 15 February, from 10am-12.30pm.

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