Leading marketing agency strengthens green energy portfolio with new contract win

Leading marketing agency strengthens green energy portfolio with new contract win

Yorkshire marketing agency Sowden + Sowden has had another boost to its profile as a green energy marketing leader following a new contract win with the University of Hull’s Aura Innovation Centre (AIC). The agency fought off fierce competition from just under 40 UK-wide agencies to secure the contract, the second it has won with the AIC. It gives them the opportunity to build on their already...

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Viola trawler calendar collection on display at Holmpton bunker

Viola trawler calendar collection on display at Holmpton bunker

Two trawlers built more than a hundred years apart are among the ships featured in an exhibition of maritime paintings that has opened at an ex-Cold War bunker in Holderness. The underground galleries at the former RAF Holmpton are displaying 14 paintings created by Welwick-based artist Larry Malkin, including some from a calendar published in 2020 to raise money for the Viola trawler campaign,...

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Slew of new hires as Drunk Animal achieves ambitious growth plans amid pandemic year

Slew of new hires as Drunk Animal achieves ambitious growth plans amid pandemic year

Hull creative agency DA, also known as Drunk Animal, has marked a successful year by bolstering its team with seven new specialists and expanding its office network to include a new London base. The agency, which pivoted from a design and events-based agency to a content-driven team at the start of 2020, has seen growth across its PR, content creation and media buying services, winning a range...

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John Godber Company to bring live outdoor theatre back to Hull

John Godber Company to bring live outdoor theatre back to Hull

A radical new reworking of Herman Melville’s epic novel, Moby Dick, will be put on at Hull’s Stage @TheDock by The John Godber Company this June. The production is supported by Wykeland Group, a leading supporter of the arts and culture in the city, and Arts Council England, and sees the return of live performances to the stunning waterside amphitheatre. Adhering to social distancing rules, with...

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East Yorkshire photographer named Pet Photographer of the Year

East Yorkshire photographer named Pet Photographer of the Year

Jess submitted 16 photographs into the awards, and all of them made it through to the final round of judging. The winning photograph is of six-year-old border collie Alfie, with judges commenting that the image had ‘brilliant post-production techniques that elevates the expertly captured portrait into something rather special’. The UK’s leading photography qualification body, the MPA (Master...

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