Winner Chosen In Prestigious Hull Flood Risk Design Competition

Winner Chosen In Prestigious Hull Flood Risk Design Competition
July 15, 2019

A winner has been chosen in an international flood risk design competition run by Hull City Council.

The prestigious RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) competition, called Living With Water, asked architects from across the globe to produce innovative and practical design solutions to the flood risks facing future development in Hull.

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Rapist Mark Scott Sentenced For Series Of Sex Attacks On Women

Rapist Mark Scott Sentenced For Series Of Sex Attacks On Women
June 26, 2019

 A former prison officer who was found guilty of nine counts of rape and one of attempted rape of six different women has today been sentenced to a total of 28 years at Hull Crown Court.

Mark Scott, 34, formerly of Daville Close in Hull was found guilty last month of the offences which dated back to 2005 and stretched over a period of 13 years. 

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Makeover Returns Garden Village Shopping Centre To Former Glory

Makeover Returns Garden Village Shopping Centre To Former Glory
May 31, 2019

Queensway Properties have completed the external rendering of Grade II listed Garden Village Shopping Centre, the UK’s first renovation project to receive approval for this type of work from local Councillors.

Following concerns the building was going to rack and ruin, directors of Queensway Properties have worked with local councillors to agree on a solution to overhaul parts of the external brickwork which had crumbled away, creating damp inside the property and leaving parts of it uninhabitable.

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Fit4DogsUK Employee Shortlisted For People in Business Award

Fit4DogsUK Employee Shortlisted For People in Business Award
May 17, 2019

A Fit4dogsUK employee has been shortlisted for an award at the 2019 Hull & East Yorkshire People in Business Awards.

Competing against the best talent in the region, Zofia Thompson, Canine hydrotherapist at Fit4dogsUK has beaten the competition to make the official shortlist for the First-class service award.

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FREEDOM FESTIVAL – Get Ready For Five Days Of Wonder

FREEDOM FESTIVAL - Get Ready For Five Days Of Wonder
May 8, 2019

Hull’s award-winning international Freedom Festival, an established fixture on the national and international cultural calendar. It will return for its 12th year in 2019 with an extended and audacious arts programme spanning five days.

In an extraordinary celebration of art, community and humanity, artists and audiences from Hull and around the world will once again converge on the city, transforming it into a world of wonder, to feast upon a world-class programme of art and a festival as unique as the city to which it is anchored.

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Liberty House Apartments Completed – Access All Areas

Liberty House Apartments Completed - Access All Areas
March 29, 2019

The refurbishment of apartments at Liberty House in Hull’s Old Town is completed and the property developer Iguana Developments has confirmed that fifty per cent of the scheme has been reserved off-plan.

Home hunters will now be able to access all areas of the building, which comprises a total of twenty-five, one, two and three bedroom apartments, at their open day on Saturday 6 April 2019. 

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Hull Developer Unlocks Potential In The Built Environment

Hull Developer Unlocks Potential In The Built Environment
February 19, 2019

Hull-based property firm, Iguana Developments has joined a scheme which enables students to undertake an innovative Degree Apprenticeship, to earn while they study for a University degree.

The dilemma of choosing between a degree or an apprenticeship is resolved with the opportunity for students to earn a salary and study for a degree with University fees funded by the Government Scheme. This aims to achieve a target set in 2015 to create 3 million new apprentices by 2020.

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Six Year Prison Sentence Handed Out Man Who Stole Cash & Phone

Six Year Prison Sentence Handed Out Man Who Stole Cash & Phone
January 9, 2019

A 20-year-old man has been jailed for six years after he robbed another man of just £20, stole his mobile phone, assaulted him and threatened him with an axe.

Meluleki Mpofu, also known as ‘EMZ’, who is from Somalia was sent to prison following the incident at a property on Cave Street in Hull on Saturday 26 May 2018.

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HULL : Ferens Art Gallery Announces 2019 Exhibitions

HULL : Ferens Art Gallery Announces 2019 Exhibitions
January 8, 2019

The Ferens Art Gallery has announced its exhibition programme for the next eight months. Highlights include a stunning masterpiece from the Royal Collection – Hans Holbein the Younger’s sixteenth-century portrait of Sir Thomas More- and a science fiction-themed contemporary art exhibition Is This Planet Earth?

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Places You Can Play Bingo Near By To Beverley

Places You Can Play Bingo Near By To Beverley
November 4, 2018

Beverley, the historic market town of the East Riding of Yorkshire, has a population around the 30,000 mark and is known for many things which include the Beverley Racecourse, music festivals and food markets.

The Sunday Times declared it as one of the best places to live in northern England and one of the reasons that Beverley is a great place to live, or to at least visit, is because there is some fantastic bingo action on offer.

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