How businesses can bag funding for faster broadband

Businesses across the city can now benefit from the government’s Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme.

The Government’s £67m investment will enable small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to benefit from faster … More

See how Whitefriargate could look under new plans

This is how one of Hull’s most popular shopping streets could look under new plans.

Whitefriargate in the city’s Old Town is Hull City Council’s next major regeneration project.

A … More

Employment in Hull at highest level on record

Employment in Hull is once again at its highest level on record, new figures have revealed.

The total number of employed residents in the city rose by 1,600 during the … More

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Celebrating apprenticeship success at awards ceremony

Hull Training and Adult Education recognised the achievements of apprentices, learners and businesses at its annual awards ceremony.

A panel of judges featuring local employers, past apprenticeship award-winners and partners, … More

£4.8 million in European funding for Hull projects

Hull community projects are beginning to bear the fruits of a £4.8 million European funding programme – increased to £7.5 million with match-funding.

Ten ventures are benefitting from European Structural … More

£6 million boost for SMEs in the Humber region

Growing businesses in the Humber will be able to access assistance offered as part of more than £6 million of European funding as three unique projects are launched in November.… More

Hull youth enterprise manager to pick up award

A Hull youth enterprise manager is to be recognised for his dedication to supporting entrepreneurial young people.

Hull City Council’s Charles Cracknell, founder of the John Cracknell Youth Enterprise Bank, … More

Hull businesses urged to mentor young entrepreneurs

Businesses in Hull and the East Riding are being urged to support young entrepreneurs by becoming business mentors.

Hull Youth Enterprise Partnership and the Making Changes for Careers Programme at … More

Hull one of top UK cities for economic growth

Hull has been named as one of three Local Authority areas leading the way as the fastest growing economies in Yorkshire.

The UK Powerhouse study, produced by Irwin Mitchell and … More

Council to recruit new apprentices

Hull City Council has a number of new apprenticeship opportunities.

Each year the Council takes on a significant number of apprentices and recognises that employing them helps them to grow … More