Alan Johnson has been Hull West and Hessle MP for 19 years, and has served in a wide variety of cabinet positions over the years, including Health Secretary and Education Secretary. Mr Johnson also served as Shadow Chancellor in Ed Miliband’s first shadow cabinet.
Published: Thursday 28th April 2016
Award-winning opera producer Ellen Kent chats to HEY Today about bringing Die Fledermaus, Tosca and Carmen to Hull City Hall for the very first time across three successive nights (Thursday, April 14 – Saturday, April 16).
Published: Thursday 14th April 2016
What has feathers, a seven-foot wingspan and is set to star in an upcoming Hull City Hall show?
Published: Thursday 7th April 2016
Actress Lizzie Stables is perhaps best known for playing Jay’s girlfriend Chloe in much-loved E4 sitcom The Inbetweeners.
Published: Wednesday 30th March 2016
Hull-born singer-songwriter Emma King has spent a year back on these shores after a five-year stint in the home of country music – Nashville, Tennessee.
Published: Monday 21st March 2016
Jobs, jobs, jobs Think about it; with music venues comes a large range of job roles. From management teams and directors, artist liaison and the people who actually book the acts, to sound and light technicians, audience security, box office staff and right down to event staff organising merchandise and hospitality. Hull City Council have cited that 500 jobs will be created with this venue, which...
Published: Sunday 6th March 2016
HEY Today speaks to Paul Hyu, who played Timothy Wong in the original production of Martha, Josie and the Chinese Elvis at the Octagon Theatre Bolton in 1999.
Published: Monday 8th February 2016
The Boardroom is a board game cafe that opened at 135 Newland Avenue last Saturday (January 16). Serving quality beverages, tasty snacks, cakes and craft beers, it immediately became a hotspot for fans of everything from chess to Mousetrap.
Published: Thursday 21st January 2016
Last October saw the first ever T2 Talks, hosted by local company Trans2 Performance amongst sharks, stingrays and countless fish at The Deep. The event sold out and had a substantial reserves list, so CEO Martin Johnson has decided to transfer the second instalment to Hull Truck Theatre’s main auditorium, which can seat over 400 guests.
Published: Sunday 10th January 2016
Hull University Union is the students’ union for the 18,500 students of the University of Hull. With a building located at the heart of the Cottingham Road campus that includes a shop, social spaces, bars and a nightclub, it is a hub of activity for members and University staff.
Published: Friday 13th November 2015
We're very impressed with Soccer Kings on Sutton Fields. Based in what used to be a bowling alley, the unit was transformed into state-of-the-art football facilities in early 2015 and now presents a trio of 3G pitches under LED lighting. Another important feature is security, which is why the owner has pulled out all the stops to create a safe environment for everyone. With CCTV in the car par...
Published: Thursday 5th November 2015
If you live in Hull, work in Hull, went to university in Hull, or even if you've popped to Hull for a bag of chips, you'll know that American Chip Spice is all the rage. To the outsider it may seem strange that a USA product is so popular in East Yorkshire, but in actual fact the company was founded here by a local family after a trip to the States. That was over twenty years ago, and today Ameri...
Published: Tuesday 27th October 2015
Scribes Digital Print at 54 Newland Avenue is well known for its superb customer service. Highly experienced, the team provides top quality, affordable printing across a range of products. In this interview, Rich Sutherland asks owner Carl Morton a few questions about the world of digital printing. ----- Hi, Carl. So, when did Scribes open? It was way back in 1992. We’re now in our...
Published: Thursday 22nd October 2015
Bakehouse Aerial were the first drone company in the region to work to the strict regulations of the Civil Aviation Authority. Since setting up in 2014, their fleet has visited farms, docks, power stations, golf courses, schools and city centres across the UK, with Hull and East Yorkshire remaining very much at the heart of their activity. Below is a selection of their stunning photography, pictu...
Published: Monday 19th October 2015
To celebrate the restoration of the Stable Block and in association with Hull’s Heritage Learning, Burton Constable Hall are delighted to bring you a day of fun-filled family activity. The event takes place on Saturday 29 August between 11.00am and 5.00pm and is free to all.
Published: Friday 24th July 2015
The Black Horse Little Weighton is again to host the popular Little Weighton Real Ale & Cider Festival on 10 and 11 July.
Published: Tuesday 7th July 2015
Hollywood Bowl in Kingswood Leisure Park celebrated its impressive £150,000 refurbishment last night with a glitzy, VIP party.
Published: Friday 12th June 2015
Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi (“Spiderman,” “Evil Dead”, “The Grudge”) and director Gil Kenan (“Monster House”) contemporise the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and hold the youngest daughter captive, the family must come together to rescue her before she disappears forever. htt...
Published: Monday 11th May 2015
It was one of the biggest sports events of the year, Le Tour de Yorkshire came riding through East Yorkshire, greeted with open arms all across the region,
Published: Thursday 7th May 2015