Pepperells expands into Grimsby

Pepperells Solictors is expanding into Grimsby, with its new offices due to open on 31 October. The exciting move forms part of the law firm's long-term growth strategy.

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KCOM fibre broadband praised by Digital Minister

The UK Government’s Minister of State for Digital and Culture, Matt Hancock, has praised KCOM’s rollout of ultrafast fibre across its Hull and East Yorkshire network.

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Hull Trinity Festival is a hit

Large numbers of music fans and feedback from businesses have been welcomed as the key indicators of another successful Hull Trinity Festival.

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Law graduates join Rollits

Hull law firm Rollits has appointed two new trainee solicitors as part of its annual trainee intake, further strengthening its Yorkshire base.

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Hull Truck Theatre voted most welcoming in region

Audiences to a Hull City Centre theatre have voted Hull Truck as one of the most welcoming theatres in the country, as they were announced as the Yorkshire and the Humber regional winners.

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Businesses encouraged to invest in Hull

A prospectus is being launched for Hull city centre, designed to attract big brand names in the retail, leisure, food and drink industries to the city, as well as independent investors who recognise Hull's unique potential.

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Tourism boost for Hull

Hull received a record 5.1m visits last year, according to new figures. Research commissioned by Visit Hull and East Yorkshire says total trips have risen 6.4 per cent since 2012, making the local visitor economy worth £274m.

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Businesses support #LoveHullHateLitter

Fourteen city centre businesses have taken part in a big litter pick today, to mark the start of the #LoveHullHateLitter campaign – with several more lending their support in other ways.

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Stuf to reveal high-tech secrets to customers

A city centre business which has become the first call for people seeking repairs for broken gadgets is planning to offer a free DIY service after moving to bigger premises.

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Grants available for Old Town businesses

New and existing businesses in Hull's Old Town are being offered the opportunity to apply for a share of £800,000 in a grant scheme between Hull City Council and the Humber LEP.

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Focus on...Apcoa Parking

A partnership which offers parking discounts for drivers as part of a campaign to support Dove House Hospice has raised more than £1,000 per month during its first year.

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