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My Yorkshire: Johnny Whiteley MBE

Rugby League hero Johnny Whiteley MBE, 87, played more than 400 times for Hull FC between 1950-65, was capped 15 times and as a player, and as a coach, won the Ashes in Australia.

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The sexual assault was reported to have taken place in the cemetery on Spring Bank West, Hull. Picture: Google

Police share safety advice after report of sexual assault in a Hull cemetery

Police have issued safety advice after a woman reported being sexually assault in a cemetery in Hull during the early hours.

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Bioethanol plant shuts down ahead of schedule due to poor market

Vivergo Fuels has brought forward a scheduled maintenance shutdown of its plant in Salt End near Hull to the end of the month.

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Thousands greet the Queen as she arrives in Hull today

The Queen got a rapturous welcome when she arrived at Hull's Paragon Station this morning.

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Man 'threatened with bladed weapon' during Hull road rage incident

Man 'threatened with bladed weapon' during Hull road rage incident

A man was threatened with a bladed weapon during a road rage incident in Hull.

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Former Hull West and Hessle MP Alan Johnson is forging a new literary career. (Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe).

Alan Johnson - from postman to political heavyweight and a true man of letters

Alan Johnson stepped down as an MP in the summer after 20 years. He talked to Chris Bond about politics, Brexit, his pride at Hull’s resurgence and his passion for writing.

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Terence Cuneo pictured on September 11,1961 painting at Clapham Junction.

Treasured railway artist to be celebrated with new show

WIDELY-recognised as the world’s greatest railway artist, Terence Cuneo is to be celebrated in a new exhibition as part of the Hull City of Culture programme.

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Man found seriously injured in Hull

A man was found with serious injuries in Hull.
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Philip Larkin, who was the focus of an exhibiton at Wlberforce House in Hull this year, remains one of the country's most popular poets.

Sir Andrew Motion on his friend Philip Larkin

Sir Andrew Motion has produced a new TV documentary about his friend Philip Larkin that is being screened next week. Chris Bond talked to the former Poet Laureate.

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Hull North MP Diana Johnson.  Picture Tony Johnson.

MP Diana Johnson: ‘I can stand up in the Houses of Parliament and people will listen... they have to’

Hull’s first female Labour MP Diana Johnson, a key campaigner for victims of the contaminated blood scandal, explains what drives her in her relentless battle for answers. Alexandra Wood reports.

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Laura Plummer was arrested at Hurghada airport on October 9.

Court postponements for Hull woman held in Egypt for drug smuggling

A woman from Hull who is accused of smuggling drugs was today due to be transferred to a second jail in Egypt after her case was committed to the criminal courts.

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Police looking for two women after teenage girl assaulted in Hull shopping centre

Police looking for two women after teenage girl assaulted in Hull shopping centre

Two women are being sought by police in connection with an alleged assault on a teenager in a Hull shopping centre.

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New CCTV images released in hunt for Hull bank robbers

Police today released new CCTV images as they continued their hunt for two men who staged a terrifying bank robbery in Hull.

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Handout photo dated 11/09/17 issued by the Ministry of Defence of the damage to the island of Jost Van Dyke in the British Virgin Isles, following Hurricane Irma. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

Arco sends cash to aid Caribbean relief work

Safety equipment company Arco is backing the relief effort following two devastating hurricanes which ripped through the Caribbean in September.

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Crime writer Nick Quantrill, who has helped organise Hull Noir. (JPress)

Hull Noir - shedding light on the dark side of life

Ahead of the Hull Noir festival which gets underway later this month, two writers from the city praise the influence of local author, the late Ted Lewis. Julian Cole reports.

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Moment of reflection for Yorkshire church that survived Blitz

A reflection in a nearby office windows of the newly named Hull Minster, formerly called Holy Trinity Church up to May 13.

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Haydock Garth, Hull. Image: Google.

Police arrest armed man after stand off at house in Hull

POLICE arrested a man armed with a knife  following a stand-off at a house in Hull.

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These are the masked robbers who targeted a bank in Hull.

CCTV appeal: Robbers wearing Halloween masks targeted bank in Hull

Robbers wearing Halloween masks escaped with cash after targeting a bank in Hull yesterday.

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Humberside Police officers face gross misconduct hearing over surveillance of tragic paratrooper’s sister

Two police officers will appear before gross misconduct hearings over the surveillance carried out on the sister of a former paratrooper who died in custody.

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Two sought for early hours Hull assault

Two sought for early hours Hull assault

Police have released this image of two men they want to speak to in connection with an attack on a man in Hull.

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