Glory days recalled as Tigers seek boost at double

A WEEK offering tussles with Bristol City and Watford would, under normal circumstances, be enough to leave most Hull City supporters with a warm glow.

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Vintage motorcycle stolen from Hessle

Vintage motorcycle stolen from Hessle

A vintage motorcycle was stolen from Hessle over the weekend and Humberside Police is appealing for information.

Hull City caretaker manager Mike Phelan

Jackett believes he can pull off rescue mission with Millers as Tigers slide into deep trouble

KENNY JACKETT insists Rotherham United can stay in the Championship despite his first game as manager ending in defeat.

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Hull City's Will Keane and Stoke City's Bruno Martins Indi battle for the ball.

Hull City 0 Stoke City 2: David Marshall backed as Tigers fall into the drop zone

HULL City manager Mike Phelan has leapt to the defence of goalkeeper David Marshall despite seeing him concede 15 goals in the four Premier League games he has spent between the posts.

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Bill Watkins inside his museum

Never fade away: Hull singing star the world forgot

He turned down Hollywood so he could stay in Hull: there was nothing conventional about David Whitfield’s singing career. On a quiet suburban street, away from the UK City of Culture buzz (and the fascinating Festival of Roadworks), Bill Wilkins unlocks the door of his garage extension and stands back to let me take in the David Whitfield Museum. It’s astonishing. Practically every square inch is crammed with mementoes and memories of Whitfield, the singer whose biggest hit, Cara Mia, sold 2.5 million copies in 1954.

Yorkshire's league table of takeaways.

Greasy spoon map: The Yorkshire towns with most takeaways

GIVEN its long-held status as a Mecca for tourists, you might expect Scarborough to figure large in Yorkshire’s takeaway league table. But new figures reveal that Leeds and Hull are not far behind.

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Luke Campbell celebrates his victory over Derry Mathews (Picture: Peter Byrne/PA)

Luke Campbell boxing clever again after overcoming setbacks

After a rocky 2015, Hull’s golden boy Luke Campbell bounced back in style in 2016. Now he is targetting world glory in 2017. Daniel Gregory reports.

Sheffield Steeldogs player-coach, Greg Wood.

Plenty more to come from Sheffield Steeldogs

SHEFFIELD STEELDOGS’ player-coach Greg Wood is a happy man, and with good reason.

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Jason Metcalfe

Manager at The Deep in Hull is jailed for stealing £89,000

A GIFT shop manager at one of Yorkshire’s most popular tourist attractions has been jailed for more than two years for stealing £89,000 to fund his gambling habit.

Two new projects aiming to attract more visitors to the East of England coast involve Hull.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Hull wins leading coastal tourism role

Ambitious plans to lure international visitors to Yorkshire and the North of England have been awarded a share of £40m.

First Hull Trains, Paragon Station, Kingston Upon Hull, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom, 26 September, 2016. Pictured:

Hull Trains named UK’s best rail operator

A Yorkshire train company has given the region’s transport links a boost after being named UK Rail Operator of the Year.

City of Culture will put Hull in the global spotlight.

Diana Johnson: Why not tell our city’s positive stories?

I COULD not agree less with the Legatum Institute’s recent report into prosperity in Hull, which described a city gripped by a “poverty of aspiration.”

Performers dressed as angels take part in the Place des Anges spectacle in Hull, part of UK City of Culture 2017 and the Yorkshire Festival.

Event to help businesses tap into Hull City of Culture pot of millions

Hull and East Yorkshire businesses are to be advised on how best to tap into the £797m a year tourism trade that the region offers at a major conference next month.

Hull Pirates celebrate one of their strikes against Guildford Flames. Picture courtesy of Hull Pirates.

EPL: Hull Pirates and Sheffield Steeldogs end weekend on winning high

ANDREJ THEMAR produced a memorable four-goal night to earn Hull Pirates a swift revenge win over English Premier League rivals Guildford Flames.

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Hull City's Ryan Mason scores.

Bournemouth 6 Hull City 1: Tigers must stop thinking about a stroll in the park, warns Phelan

Mike Phelan has challenged Hull City to “grow up” or slip to Premier League relegation with little more than a whimper.

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Is there an alternative to HS2?

YP Letters: No alternative to HS2 regardless of drivers

From: Les Goodens, Hull.

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AFC Bournemouth's Jack Wilshere (right) Hull City's Jake Livermore battle for the ball.

Bournemouth 6 Hull City 1: We weren’t the team I thought we were - Phelan

Steve Cook atoned for a defensive howler by heading Bournemouth’s second goal in an eventful 200th club appearance as the Cherries hammered Hull City 6-1.

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UPDATED: Four boys arrested by police investigating violence on Hull street

TWO residents were assaulted and properties were damaged during a violent disturbance on a Hull street.

Jason Hewitt faces off for Hull Pirates. Picture: Tom Carnduff.

EPL: Jason Hewitt proving top asset for Hull Pirates

THERE were audible gasps when Hull Pirates announced they had signed former Sheffield Steelers forward Jason Hewitt – and for a number of reasons.

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