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International Choir Competition to return to Hull

Following a successful event in 2023, Hull will again play host to INTERKULTUR’s prestigious International Choir Competition in 2025.

Returning in May, the large-scale event is expected to, once again, … More



a graphic showing a night sky and groups of people underneath, with the council and Safer Hull partnership logos. Text says: Tell us what a night out in Hull is like. We want s city centre where everyone is safe. Your views and experiences can help us work together for a safe and vibrant night out.

Tell us what Hull is like after dark

A new survey is asking for people’s views on Hull at night. Focussing on the city centre, including old town, new town and the Fruit Market area, the survey is … More



A man with a boy and a baby sat on the sofa together.

Foster carers in Hull receive pay increase

Hull City Council has increased fostering allowances by 4.5%.

The council has also increased the retention payment paid to carers by £100 to £500, which will now be paid annually … More





Buses from EY Buses and Stagecoach at Hull Paragon Interchange

Travel by bus and save this summer

The Hull Bus Alliance is encouraging families, groups of friends and young people to travel by bus this summer and save money with the launch of two new discount ticket … More









Iron Lilies' sign outside the restaurant and bar which has opened on Level 2 of Princes Quay.

Nighttime economy boost as Iron Lilies opens

Hull’s city centre evening economy and hospitality sector is set to receive a huge boost as new late-night bar and restaurant Iron Lilies officially opens today, Friday 12 July, thanks … More




Multiply partners stood on the steps inside the Guildhall.

Hull celebrates remarkable success with Multiply scheme

Hull City Council is celebrating the success of a programme aimed at improving adult’s numeracy skills.

The Multiply programme has dramatically surpassed expectations in its second year, highlighting its effectiveness … More






Srebrenica Memorial Day as marked in Hull in 2023

Hull to remember Srebrenica victims

Srebrenica Memorial Day will once again be marked in Hull, as an annual event will take place at the Guildhall.

Members of the Bosnia and Herzegovina community will gather to … More