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Seven Hull business stories you may have missed this week

From technology milestones to company expansions, here's a round-up of some of biggest businesses news

It's been a busy few weeks for businesses in and around Hull.

Hot on the heels of the jam-packed Humber Business Week, Siemens announced it had secured a £1.5bn contract to ...

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Hamleys in Hull is hiring - and you get 'generous' discounts

The toy chain has an outlet store in Princes Quay Shopping Centre

It is one of the world's best-known toy stores and is loved by parents and children alike.

Families were delighted when Hamleys opened an outlet store in Hull's Princes Quay Shopping Centre.

Now, the store is ...

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The 12 things Aldi does to make its prices so low

The reasons behind Aldi's success

Aldi opened its latest East Yorkshire store in Cottingham’s King Street in February.

The budget supermarket already boasts shops in Hull in Beverley Road, Anlaby Road, West Carr Lane, Preston Road, Henry Boot Way and Great Gutter Lane East in ...

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The 12 things Aldi does to make its prices so low

The reasons behind Aldi's success

Aldi opened its latest East Yorkshire store in Cottingham’s King Street in February.

The budget supermarket already boasts shops in Hull in Beverley Road, Anlaby Road, West Carr Lane, Preston Road, Henry Boot Way and Great Gutter Lane East in ...

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'We thought it was pneumonia' - family's heartbreak as Hull dad dies from cancer with no signs

Ian Shepherdson died just 10 months after his first diagnosis

A grieving family has spoken of their devastation after a rare cancer robbed them of a Hull dad just 10 months after he was diagnosed.

Less than a year before he died, doctors told Ian Shepherdson, 57, he had ...

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Humber Bridge Half Marathon 2018 full route

The 13-mile run is taking place around East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire on Sunday, June 24

The sun is expected to be shining down this weekend, offering bright blue skies for the thousands of people set to take part in the Humber Bridge Half Marathon.

From 9am on Sunday, June ...

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Humber Bridge Half Marathon 2018 timings

The 13-mile race is taking place on Sunday, June 24

Thousands of runners are expected to descend on the Humber Bridge this weekend for the Humber Bridge Half Marathon.

The 13-mile route will see amateurs and professionals course their way through East Yorkshire and North ...

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Humber Bridge Half Marathon 2018 road closures in full

The 13-mile course will take in East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire

If you thought all the running was over with after Hull’s hugely successful 10k and half marathon events, then you can think again.

Taking place from 9am on Sunday, June 24, it will be the Humber Bridge’s turn ...

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Humber Bridge Half Marathon 2018 road closures in full

The 13-mile course will take in East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire

If you thought all the running was over with after Hull’s hugely successful 10k and half marathon events, then you can think again.

Taking place from 9am on Sunday, June 24, it will be the Humber Bridge’s turn ...

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Look inside Hull's new Starbucks drive-thru as it opens in Clough Road

The coffee chain officially opened on Wednesday morning, with a special visit from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service

Hull’s new drive-thru Starbucks has opened its doors, and customers already seem to be loving it.

The coffee chain officially opened its Clough Road store on ...

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Look inside Hull's new Starbucks drive-thru as it opens in Clough Road

The coffee chain officially opened on Wednesday morning, with a special visit from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service

Hull’s new drive-thru Starbucks has opened its doors, and customers already seem to be loving it.

The coffee chain officially opened its Clough Road store on ...

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England squad analysis: Wayne Bennett’s odd selection and what role could Hull FC duo play?

Reporter Paul Clarke analyses Wayne Bennett's England selection decisions for the international with New Zealand on Saturday

England head coach Wayne Bennett likes to zig when everyone else thinks he’s going to zag.

Maybe that’s why he has been such a successful coach over his ...

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England squad analysis: Wayne Bennett’s odd selection and what role could Hull FC duo play?

Reporter Paul Clarke analyses Wayne Bennett's England selection decisions for the international with New Zealand on Saturday

England head coach Wayne Bennett likes to zig when everyone else thinks he’s going to zag.

Maybe that’s why he has been such a successful coach over his ...

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How victim's friend helped to catch this vile fake taxi rapist

Attacker only caught because of pal's swift and calm response

A woman who helped catch a rapist is to be commended and receive £100 from the public purse.

The woman was a friend of a vulnerable young victim who was raped by Alnadar Ahmed when he posed as a taxi driver to lure ...

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How victim's friend helped to catch this vile fake taxi rapist

Attacker only caught because of pal's swift and calm response

A woman who helped catch a rapist is to be commended and receive £100 from the public purse.

The woman was a friend of a vulnerable young victim who was raped by Alnadar Ahmed when he posed as a taxi driver to lure ...

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This shop is leaving Kingswood Retail Park

The store is not renewing it's lease

A popular book and stationary store is closing at Kingswood Retail Park.

WHSmith has confirmed it will close its doors for the final time on August 1. A spokesman for the retail giant has confirmed the store will not be renewing its tenancy ...

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This shop is leaving Kingswood Retail Park

The store is not renewing it's lease

A popular book and stationary store is closing at Kingswood Retail Park.

WHSmith has confirmed it will close its doors for the final time on August 1. A spokesman for the retail giant has confirmed the store will not be renewing its tenancy ...

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Hull City news live as Tigers linked with new target

The latest Hull City news and updates from across the Championship

It's another day down and still no new signings for Hull City, who are now being linked with an interest in Kilmarnock and Northern Ireland winger Jordan Jones.

The Tigers have yet to make a signing this summer, ...

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England vs New Zealand squad news: Hull FC stars named for Denver clash

England coach Wayne Bennett has revealed his gameday 17-man team for the match with New Zealand

England head coach Wayne Bennett has named his 17-man gameday team to face New Zealand in the USA on Saturday June 23 (9:10pm BST).

Two Hull FC players will feature for England after ...

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England vs New Zealand squad news: Hull FC stars named for Denver clash

England coach Wayne Bennett has revealed his gameday 17-man team for the match with New Zealand

England head coach Wayne Bennett has named his 17-man gameday team to face New Zealand in the USA on Saturday June 23 (9:10pm BST).

Two Hull FC players will feature for England after ...

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Hull man's fury as 'speeding' bus forces his van off the road

Rob Craker said he was forced to drive on the curb

A Hull man has described the terrifying moment his car was nearly crushed by a bus which pushed him off the road.

Rob Craker, 47, was travelling on Boothferry Road, in the direction of Hessle, on Monday when he says the 350 Humber ...

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