Venues join forces to put city on the musical map

Venues join forces to put city on the musical map

Key partners have come together for the first time to promote and acknowledge the rich music culture in Hull, its history and its aspirations. Hull City of Music aims to encourage the experience of live music within the community through attendance, participation and education. The group – made up of venues such as the Bonus Arena, Welly, Adelphi, Asylum, Humber Street Sesh and Hull City Hall –...

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Wellness spa a welcome addition to city centre

Wellness spa a welcome addition to city centre

A former Royal Navy dental therapist who opened her own clinic less than three years ago has now added a dedicated wellness spa after ignoring warnings of a “logistical nightmare”. Amy Northen-Hills called on the renovation expertise of her husband and her dad to keep costs under control for the transformation of the former Colour Lounge salon in Carr Lane, Hull. She only took the keys on...

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Humber Street Sesh team to run revamped former Fruit venue

Humber Street Sesh team to run revamped former Fruit venue

Social, in Humber Street, aims to reflect the eclectic, spontaneous programming of its predecessor, with live and visual performance at its core. It will be operated by Sesh Events UK, which runs the hugely popular annual Humber Street Sesh grassroots music festival, as well as the Sesh weekly music nights and Made in Hull, Trinity Live and Hull City Sesh events. A licence application has been...

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Beverley Racecourse hailed among top national courses

Beverley Racecourse hailed among top national courses

Beverley Racecourse has been announced as one of the top racecourses to visit in England and Wales. The accolade comes from national tourism agency VisitEngland as part of the Racecourse Association’s (RCA) Quality Assured Racecourse Scheme. Under the scheme, each racecourse is visited by a trained assessor from VisitEngland whose job is to assess objectively the raceday experience. This...

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