Allenby Commercial invests in Paragon Arcade

A Victorian arcade which has become a magnet for independent traders is to undergo a facelift after a development company finally completed the deal of its dreams.

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Award-winning chef Scales up with new coffee shop

Chris Harrison, a chef who has won national awards for his street food, has now launched a brand new coffee shop in the centre of Hull’s Old Town.

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K2 development set to be well connected

K2, Hull’s new £6m multi-functional living and workspace complex, will be equipped with the city’s most advanced telecommunications and wireless broadband systems, ahead of its opening next month.

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Chilli Devils capitalises on Trinity Festival success

Chilli Devil's bar in Hull's Old Town is set to capitalise on the success of their acoustic stage for the Trinity Festival with a revamped weekly acoustic night featuring local performers.

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Preview showcases pioneering Ron Dearing UTC’s facilities

Leaders of the blue chip businesses backing Hull’s pioneering new employer-led school have been given an exclusive preview of the £10m building, packed with £1.6m of cutting-edge technology.

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Trinity House goes back to its roots with Minster chair dedication

Hull’s historic Trinity House charity is supporting Hull Minster’s exciting future, building on links going back almost 700 years.

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Local training provider contributes to fall in unemployment numbers

The free English, Maths and IT courses that in2wrk deliver has contributed to the recent fall in unemployment numbers in Hull - according to the adult training provider.

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Pizza parlour heading to Fruit Market

An independent pizzeria brand has been announced as the latest addition to the exciting line-up of dining options in Hull’s rapidly-evolving Fruit Market area.

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New trail for city centre

The Carnegie Heritage Centre in Hull is publishing a new trail of the city centre as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017. The ‘Hull Firsts Trail’, developed by volunteers at the Centre, is a walking tour based on ‘firsts’ for the city, such as Amy Johnson, Sir John Hall and eighteen other unique people and places

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See behind the scenes at Hull Truck Theatre

Hull Truck Theatre is opening its doors for a free Family Open Day on Saturday 29 July, from 10am-4pm. There are loads of activities for the whole family.

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Focus on...Fruit

A planning application has been lodged for the repair and redevelopment of 61-63 Humber Street which houses Fruit, including the creation of a new, purpose-built and sound-proofed multi-arts performance venue, accommodated partly within and also extending to the rear of the building.

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