Hull Daily Mail

Hull's amazing words of support for Manchester terror attack victims

An emotional vigil has been held in Hull city centre to remember victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack.

Hundreds turned out in Queen Victoria Square this Wednesday evening to show their support for those affected by the devastating suicide bomb attack on Monday night which left ...

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Chelsea Flower Show: Bishop Burton College students scoop top prize

Floristry students from Bishop Burton College were at their blooming best to become winners at Chelsea Flower Show.

Six floristry students were crowned Future Florists of the Year for a dazzling floral design incorporating an Indian tuk-tuk.

They beat floristry schools from around ...

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Scouts spruce up mouldy Chanterlands Avenue railway bridge in Hull

A group of selfless young schoolchildren armed with scrubbers and mops have given a mouldy bridge a much-needed spring clean.

Thirteen girls and boys from St Ninians and St Andrews Scout Group spent four hours cleaning the railway bridge on Chanterlands Avenue as they bid to earn their ...

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LOTTO RESULTS: Winning National Lottery numbers Wednesday May 24 2017

Tonight's National Lottery draw will reveal the winning numbers for the must-win massive rollover Lotto jackpot of £24.7m plus one guaranteed millionaire.

LOTTO: The winning Lotto numbers will appear here shortly after 8pm. Have your 'winning ticket' ready!

THUNDERBALL: ...

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A minute's silence will be held for Manchester terror attack victims on Thursday

There will be a minutes' silence for the victims of the Manchester terror attack on Thursday.

The Government has announced there will be a silence at 11am on May 25 in remembrance of those who died in Monday night's attack, and for others affected by the explosion in Manchester ...

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Hull tattoo artist Matthew Lewis to ink Manchester Bees in solidarity with terror attack victims

A father-of-five will be inking special solidarity tattoos for one day only and donating all the proceeds to the victims and families of those affected by the Manchester terror attack.

Matthew Lewis will open up his west Hull tattoo parlour on Sunday to ink Manchester Bees on people for ...

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Police say Hull mum Renata Antczak is still missing as searches at her home continue

Police say they are continuing to treat the disappearance of Hull mum Renata Antczak as a "missing person inquiry" as searches of her home continue.

Officers were seen searching the garage attached to her home in Beamsley Way, Kingswood, throughout Wednesday. The lawyer and mum-of-two ...

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How it felt going to a gig after Manchester bombing

Just 24 hours after tragedy struck in Manchester, Mail what's on editor and native Mancunian Craig Jones was one of the dozens who went to the Adelphi to watch Twin Wild.

In the aftermath to Monday's hideous terrorist attack in Manchester attending a gig was the right thing to ...

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Poorly Hull boy Jack Christmas, 8, has America flights booked for vital stem cell research

Little Jack Christmas is one step closer to taking part in stem cell research now his flights have been booked to America.

The eight-year-old of Gainford Grove, east Hull, is one of just 171 children in the world to have been diagnosed with Mowat Wilson Syndrome, caused by a gene ...

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Loss of key contract wiped £8m from potato processor's M&F Ltd balance sheet

Losing a key contract saw turnover at a Woodmansey potato processor plummet by £8m, it has been revealed.

M&F Ltd was forced in to administration in March, with 90 staff being made redundant.

The £9m-turnover firm supplied peeled, chipped and sliced potatoes to major supermarket ...

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Coronation Street's Bethany Platt grooming storyline happened to me, says Hull woman

A Hull woman has spoken out about her terrifying ordeal being groomed and abused by an older man in the hope it might urge others to come forward.

The woman said she wanted to come forward after seeing the Bethany Platt storyline on Coronation Street.

The drama sees Bethany being ...

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Bastille perform in Hull ahead of Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017

Chart-toppers Bastille paid a visit to Hull ahead of their main stage set at Radio 1's Big Weekend.

The band, who have scored No.1 albums with Bad Blood and Wild World, came to the Academy events taking place at Albemarle Music Centre.

The week-long events aim to inspire the next ...

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Manchester Arena terror attack: Four more victims named after bomb blast

More victims of the shocking Manchester terrorist attack have been named – including a 14-year-old school girl from Cheshire and an off-duty police officer.

At least 22 people were killed when a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device as people left an Ariana Grande concert at ...

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Pupils spruce up mouldy Chanterlands Avenue railway bridge in Hull

A group of selfless young schoolchildren armed with scrubbers and mops have given a mouldy bridge a much-needed spring clean.

Thirteen girls and boys from St Ninians and St Andrews Scout Group spent four hours cleaning the railway bridge on Chanterlands Avenue as they bid to earn their ...

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Coffee 31 owner faced with months of orange barrier disruption praises 'buzz' in Hull city centre

Her wry humour brought smiles to the faces of many forced to dodge the infamous orange barriers during the £27m facelift of Hull city centre.

Debbie Hill, who runs Coffee 31 in Waltham Street, near the former BHS store, was so worried about the impact of the infamous orange barriers on ...

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Don't have Radio 1 Big Weekend 2017 tickets? There's another great festival on in East Yorkshire

You might be forgiven for thinking there was only one music event on this weekend but there is another huge event taking place in Hull.

While 50,000 people will be at Burton Constable Hall for Radio 1's Big Weekend, the annual Cottingham Springboard Festival will be returning.

Now in ...

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Pioneering Hull Curriculum project wins national award

A pioneering project which has seen hundreds of Hull's primary school pupils explore the city's history has been "highly commended" at a national education awards ceremony.

The Hull Curriculum project – the first of its kind in the country – was introduced to coincide with ...

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Yorkshire Belle's 70 years of pleasure cruising the East Yorkshire coast

She has the distinction of being the only pleasure cruiser operating on the East Yorkshire coast for 70 consecutive years, so it is only right that the MV Yorkshire Belle has some special birthday events to look forward to this week.

This distinguished veteran of the seaside tourist ...

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Armed police are patrolling Hull city centre after Manchester Arena terror attack

Armed police are patrolling Hull city centre after the UK's threat level was raised to critical in the wake of Monday's terror attack at Manchester Arena.

Officers wearing black clothes and body armour and carrying guns were photographed outside St Stephen's shopping centre, Paragon ...

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Mystery Land of Green Ginger crate unearthed in Hull pensioner's shed

A mysterious Land of Green Ginger crate has been unearthed in a pensioner's allotment shed.

Mrs Margaret Cranwell, of the Wansbeck Allotment Association on the Longhill estate, east Hull, was prompted to have a closer look after media coverage of the sudden appearance of similar crates ...

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East Yorkshire's richest man Malcolm Healey donates £100,000 to Conservative Party

Two of East Yorkshire's wealthiest business figures have made big donations to the Conservative Party's general election campaign.

Millionaire Malcolm Healey has pumped £100,000 into the party's coffers.

And Karen Hollingbery, the widow of the late Hull-based Comet group chairman ...

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