Paragon Arcade Bringing A Festive Vibe As Customers Shun Online Shopping

Paragon Arcade Bringing A Festive Vibe As Customers Shun Online Shopping
November 24, 2021

Sweet treats, magical music and delightful decorations all under one roof are being offered as traders in a city centre arcade pull together to make it a cracking Christmas.

Many of the businesses in Hull’s Paragon Arcade only launched during the first lockdown in 2020 and saw their celebrations last Christmas hampered by the continuing impact of Covid.

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Family And Friends Come Together To Raise Funds And Awareness

Family And Friends Come Together To Raise Funds And Awareness
March 17, 2020

The family and friends of a popular Market Weighton man with Motor Neurone Disease have pledged to raise £5,000 for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MDNA).

59-year-old former Royal Mail manager and accomplished musician, Dave Foster was diagnosed with the debilitating disease in July 2019. His family and friends initiated the fundraising drive to raise awareness of the condition that affects up to 5,000 adults in the UK at any one time.

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A Classical Culture Treat On The Big Screen At Vue Hull

A Classical Culture Treat On The Big Screen At Vue Hull
February 25, 2020

Three brilliant pieces of classical entertainment are just some of the big screen events coming to Vue Hull in March. 

On Tuesday 17 March, Beethoven’s only opera, Fidelio comes to the big screen. This new production, conducted by Antonio Pappano, is an uplifting story of risk and triumph.

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Step Into Vue Hull As Riverdance Comes To The Big Screen

Step Into Vue Hull As Riverdance Comes To The Big Screen
January 27, 2020

Visitors to Vue Hull will be unleashing their inner dancers as the powerful Riverdance comes to the big screen in celebration of its 25th anniversary.

The dance extravaganza, which originated as a Eurovision interval act, hits screens for the first time as the special gala performance is filmed where it all began at 3Arena Dublin. Fans are able to see the show at Vue Hull for a truly remarkable experience.

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Tenor Gavan Ring Joins Opera North For New Year Concert In Hull

Tenor Gavan Ring Joins Opera North For New Year Concert In Hull
December 17, 2019

An Opera North mainstage favourite as a baritone, Gavan Ring returns to the company as a tenor for the Viennese Whirl New Year concert at Hull City Hall on 31 December.

“This year has been a rollercoaster!” laughs the singer, who was born and raised in County Kerry, southwest Ireland. “I literally finished up being a baritone in May, then my first ever concert as a tenor – at the National Concert Hall Dublin – was broadcast by RTÉ in Ireland!”

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HULL : Play Day Celebrates 250 Years Of The Circus

HULL : Play Day Celebrates 250 Years Of The Circus
July 28, 2018

Hull’s popular Playday Festival returns to Queens Gardens on Wednesday 1 August with the 15th festival in Hull getting underway from 11am until 3pm.

Queens Gardens will become a huge outdoor playground where children, young people and families can have a fun filled day, taking part in the annual celebration of the importance of play.

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Innovative Community Event In Beverley Ahead Of Beverley Early Music Festival

Innovative Community Event In Beverley Ahead Of Beverley Early Music Festival
May 14, 2018

Two groups of young people in Yorkshire have come together across boundaries to take the recorder to their hearts, in an innovative community project as part of the 31st Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival opening next week, 24-27 May 2018.

York’s Minster Minstrels, an established youth ensemble dedicated to the exploration of early music, and Castaway Musical Theatre Goole, a vibrant group of young people with learning and physical disabilities from the Goole area, have been working on a collaborative project for the last three months, as part of the BBC Ten Pieces project, which aims to make classical music and musical instruments accessible.

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Hull 2018 Skateboard Festival To Offer Free Skateboarding Sessions

Hull 2018 Skateboard Festival To Offer Free Skateboarding Sessions
April 23, 2018

Hull is continuing to establish itself as one of the UK’s friendliest skateboarding cities with lots of free activities on offer over the summer as part of the 2018 Skateboard Festival.

Over the past couple of years Hull City Council has invested in skate parks in the city to position Hull as a major national centre for skateboarding.

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