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We are a positive News publication written for the people, by the people of Hull. Officially archived in Hull, we aim to raise the profile of Hull and its people by bringing communities together, sharing our positive news, and as CCG Champions, we want to help the people of Hull to be happy, healthy and positive.
University of Hull producing 3D-printed face guards to help health services tackle Coronavirus
The University of Hull has started production of urgently-needed faceguards for the NHS and a local hospice to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
As the nation comes together to provide support for the NHS, a team of engineers and technicians are working at the University’s Faculty of Science and Engineering and Aura Innovation Centre to increase supplies of this vital item of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare professionals working on the frontline in our region.
Education community urged to offer 3D printing skills and equipment to protect key workers
The team behind a drive to create face shields for at-risk key workers is calling on the local education community to unite in the fight against coronavirus.
Hull’s employer-led school, Ron Dearing UTC, is working with the University of Hull’s Aura Innovation Centre in Hessle to design and 3D print the protective equipment and is calling on other schools and colleges with 3D printers in Hull and the East Riding to support their goal.
Essential workers eager to get back to the therapy of the open road
Two women who took to motorcycling in their 40s are looking forward to getting back on two wheels as therapy to help them deal with day jobs providing relief for the effects of coronavirus.
Julia Nendick, who works as carer to her disabled daughter, spends two days a week volunteering at the ESM foodbank at the Freedom Centre in East Hull. Denise Rose, a semi-retired nurse practitioner, has offered to increase her hours at Bransholme urgent treatment centre.
Local housebuilder contributes £1,800 to honour Hull hero, Jack Harrison
Five-star housebuilder, Barratt Homes Yorkshire East, continues to honour fallen war hero, Jack Harrison, at its aptly named Poppy Fields development in Cottingham, with a £1,800 donation toward a statue in his memory.
The recent contribution to the Jack Harrison statue has been raised by Barratt Homes through an ongoing pledge to donate £100 for each new home sold at its Poppy Fields development in Cottingham between Remembrance Sunday and Christmas in 2019…
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The Hull Hub Issue 10
Our latest edition is brimming with positive, feel-good stories, and packed full of the best informative content. The vibrant, exciting and inspirational, stories will leave you so entertained that you won’t want to put it down!
Find the best of Hull. Get inspired to be healthier in both your body and mind, discover the talents and achievements of our local schools and colleges, get fabulous hair and beauty tips, and even find out what’s going on in and around Hull this month. And as always, follow the antics of Peter and Paul cartoons, get the stories from Hull’s business and industry community.
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– Discounted planters, water features and artificial plants.
– Exclusive displays only available on the day
– SPECIAL GUEST – Linda Barker will be attending to talk to guests about our joint creation ‘The Flower Cloud’.
Trinity Vegan Christmas Market
Pop down to Trinity Market and purchase some of the best vegan food around, and support local business! 29th November 5pm – 11pm.
University of Hull Open Day
Come to an open day and discover what your time at the University of Hull could be like. You’ll be able to meet current students, talk to staff, and take a tour of the campus and accommodation. 23rd November, 9am – 3pm.
The Humberside Expo
The Humberside Expo is a unique chance to meet, listen to and learn from the brightest minds in business across the region and beyond. 20th November, 9am – 6pm.
Humber Bridge Farmers Market
Around 90 stalls of local food, crafts and more for the whole family. Free parking on site. Sunday 1st December, 9am – 1pm. Don’t miss out on all the fun!
Hull City vs Nottingham Forest
Don’t forget to buy your tickets for the big Boxing Day game. Thursday 26th December – Visit official websites for ticket sales.
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