HULL : Freedom Festival 2019 Programme Announced

HULL : Freedom Festival 2019 Programme Announced
June 3, 2019

Hull is no stranger to arts and culture and this summer, the annual Freedom Festival will use the city as its stage once again, in a way it has never done before.

The festival programme has been revealed and tickets for the five incredible indoor shows are available to buy now.

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Libby Squire – Four Months Into The Investigation

Libby Squire - Four Months Into The Investigation
May 31, 2019

As today marks four months since 21-year-old University of Hull student Libby Squire went out with her friends and never returned home.

The Senior Investigating Officer on the case has definitively expressed the investigation “is still very much active” and has stated, “we will do all we can to get justice for Libby”.

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Daisy Appeal Benefit Thanks To Fund Raising Efforts Of Local Golf Club

Daisy Appeal Benefit Thanks To Fund Raising Efforts Of Local Golf Club
May 6, 2019

The former Captain of Beverley and East Riding Golf Club presented the founder of the Daisy Appeal with a cheque for more than £2,500 from fund-raising events held during 2018.

Steve Fox, who stepped down as Captain at the end of the year, said he selected Daisy for the donation because of connections with cancer and because it is a local charity.

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Hymers College Appoint New Headmaster To Lead Them Into New Era

Hymers College Appoint New Headmaster To Lead Them Into New Era
March 21, 2019

Hymers College has appointed a new Headmaster to take one of the leading private schools in the North of England into a new era.

Justin Stanley joins Hymers from Hereford Cathedral School where he is Deputy Headmaster (Academic). He will take up the reins at the Hull co-educational day school at the beginning of the new school year in September.

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Composer Gavin Bryars Comes Home For University Of Hull Performance

Composer Gavin Bryars Comes Home For University Of Hull Performace
March 20, 2019

Acclaimed composer Gavin Bryars and his Ensemble will be joined by singer and songwriter Gavin Friday for a performance of Nothing Like the Sun, Bryars’ commission for Opera North and the Royal Shakespeare Company, at the University of Hull’s Middleton Hall on 4 April.

The haunting, dramatic piece for chamber group and voices weaves Bryars’ music through eight of Shakespeare’s sonnets. The performers include Bryars himself on double bass, tenor John Potter, and American soprano Claron McFadden.

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Promote And Prosper 2019 – What Makes People Tick?

Promote And Prosper 2019 - What Makes People Tick?
February 12, 2019

The team at The Promotion Company based in Hull is busy planning its annual event, Promote and Prosper which takes place on Thursday 28 February, in the Canham Turner Building at The University of Hull.

The event gets bigger and better each year, supported by the industry’s top promotional product and branded clothing suppliers who display over 2000 items, plus seminars with a difference.

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Libby Squire : From High Wycombe to Hull

Libby Squire: From High Wycombe to Hull
February 6, 2019

The Police search for 21-year-old Libby Squire in Hull is now in its sixth day, and this afternoon her parents Lisa and Russ have released more information about her and asked us to share it.

Today Lisa and Russ Squire said: “Our daughter Liberty Anna Squire, who is known as Libby, was born on New Year’s Day in 1998.

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Hull And East Riding Students Enjoy A Day In The Life Of The NHS

Hull And East Riding Students Enjoy A Day In The Life Of The NHS
November 11, 2018

Hull and East Riding students will be rolling up their sleeves as they get the chance to experience many of the different roles the NHS has to offer in the fourth annual ‘A Day in the Life of the NHS’ event at Hull Royal Infirmary on 12 and 13 November.

The interactive learning event brought together by health and education organisations from across Hull and East Yorkshire, will open up with an address from Commonwealth boxing champion Tommy Coyle.

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Author From Beverley Celebrates 25 Years With Book Launch

Award Winning Beverley Author Celebrates 25 Years With Book Launch
November 8, 2018

Beverley based author Val Wood celebrates 25 years as a published author with a special launch party at Waterstones in Hull on 29 November and a special book signing in her hometown on 1 December.

This is a momentous year for the author as it marks 25 years since the release of her first award-winning title, The Hungry Tide. 

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Memory Project – Performance Tackles Real Issues Dementia Brings

Memory Project - Performance Tackles Real Issues Dementia Brings
October 25, 2018

A pop-up theatre production, ‘The Memory Project’ will be touring East Riding libraries in November.

Smashing Mirrors Theatre will bring a touching and emotional new show to Beverley and also six other venues. Based on interviews with real East Yorkshire families. It is looking at the difficult, trying, yet often hilarious journey through dementia.

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Weekend Will See Smoke-Free Sidelines Kick-Off At Junior Games

Weekend Will See Smoke-Free Sidelines Kick-Off At Junior Games
September 14, 2018

The first junior football game to implement smoke-free sidelines will kick off the season on Sunday with an aim to promote healthy lifestyles and reduce chances for children to see adults smoking.

Smoke-free sidelines launched in June, as a joint initiative between Hull City Council, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Hull & District Youth Football League, East Riding Girls League, Active Humber University of Hull, Tigers Trust and East Riding County Football Association.

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Exam Success At Chartered Accountants

Exam Success At Chartered Accountants
August 13, 2018

The team at cbaSadofskys Chartered Accountants is celebrating with Jack Lewis who has recently completed his studies to become ACCA qualified.

Jack, 25 from Hull, started his accountancy career at cbaSadofskys in 2014 following A-Levels at Wilberforce College and BSc (Hons) in Accounting at the University of Hull.

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