Hull City of Culture 2017

 Here are a few views of the city of Kingston upon Hull

and more than a few reasons why you must visit

Tell them Phil sent you !

 

 


 
Gateway to Kingston upon Hull
 
 
 
Market Place Hull

Note the Gold Phonebox (bottom Right) 

This city produced a great Olympic champion - Luke Campbell

 
 
 
 
 
 
The Deep

A unique aquatic experience. 

 
 
 
Hull Fair

 

 

Hull New Theatre 

 

 

 

The Hull Truck Theatre

 

 Hull History Centre

 

  

 The Spurn Lightship at the Marina

 

 

Hull Marina 

 

River Hull Tidal Barrier 

 

 

 Guild Hall

 

 

 City Hall

 

 City Hall Interior

  

 

Pride of Hull Ferry

 

 

 

 KC Stadium - Hull City AFC & Hull FC

 

 

 

KC Lightstream Stadium - Hull Kingston Rovers

 

 

Hull Ice Arena - Hull Stingrays 

 

 

 

Find the Toads !

 

 

Hull Maritime Museum

 

 

 

Arctic Corsair 

Last of the great Hull fishing Fleet 

 

 

 

Beverley Gate 

 

Located in the triangle of the St Andrews Shopping Centre, the High Street

and the Old Town this is the place where King Charles 1 was barred from

entering the city of Kingston upon Hull. One of the initiating acts of

the Civil War. See Below:

 

 

Charles 1

Barred from entering the City. 

 

 

Wilberforce House 

Home of the great abolitionist 

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 Famous people who lived in

Kingston upon Hull

 

 

William Wilberforce - Abolitionist 

 

 

Amy Johnson - Aviator 

 

 Andrew Marvell - Poet/Politician

 

 

Philip Larkin - Poet 

 

 

Ian Carmichael OBE - Actor 

 

Sir Tom Courtenay - Actor 

 

Maureen Lipman - Actress 

 

 

 

J Arthur Rank -Film Maker

Owner of Pinewood Studios & Odeon Cinemas. 

 

 

Luke Campbell - Boxer 

 

 

Nick Barnby - Footballer 

 

 

Mick Ronson - Musician/Guitarist

 

 Paul Heaton - Singer/Songwriter

 

 Trevor Bolder - Musician/Bass Guitarist

 

Under Construction - More to Follow