Hull school shortlisted to win place on Ultimate School Trip to Majorca

Sirius Academy West in Hull has been shortlisted to win a place for an entire class on Jet2holidays’ Ultimate School Trip to Sol Katmandu Park & Resort in Majorca this April after pupils created some outstanding and inspiring competition entries. Continue reading


Calling all book lovers

Browns Books is  to present THREE guest speakers for April lunch, the three speakers will be talking about their experiences and signing copies of their books at the Hull
and East Yorkshire 70th Literary Lunch on Wednesday 25th April at 12.00noon for 12.30pm at the Willerby Manor Hotel, The Pavilion suite, Well Lane, Willerby. Continue reading


Staff at Mcdonald’s suffer in silence

A volunteer union rep at Mcdonald’s is asking for help to keep staff safe.  Continue reading


Hull: Calling all film, music and story tellers

 The Whicker’s World Foundation supports emerging documentary filmmakers and audio producers to tell original and authored stories with honesty, professionalism, and wit. Our funding and recognition awards are currently open for applications, with over £100k available. The Awards are free to enter and open to new documentary talent anywhere in the world.

Deadline for applications: 14th February 2018.


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ESF/ThinCats announces £200 million funding programme to support lending to UK SMEs

ESF Capital, together with its operating subsidiary, ThinCats, has concluded a funding programme for loans of up to £5m for growing UK small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  Continue reading



HULL’S HEADSCARF HEROES marks the 50th anniversary of the Triple Trawler tragedy during January and February of 1968, in which 58 men died. It was one of Britain’s deadliest maritime disasters which tore through the heart of Hull’s Hessle Road fishing community. Continue reading