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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Businesses celebrate at HullBID awards

Businesses throughout Hull city centre came together to celebrate their achievements at the third edition of the HullBID Awards.

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Get involved with City of Culture!

Local producers, manufacturers, suppliers, creative organisations and other businesses based in Hull, Yorkshire and Humber are being given the chance to play a significant and highly visible role in Hull 2017 UK City of Culture.

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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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