Our bid for the UK City of Culture 2017

Hull is shortlisted for the UK City of Culture 2017, competing against Dundee, Leicester and Swansea Bay. Hull needs the title: to regenerate the city, create jobs and grow tourism, laying to rest 400 years of  the Beggars’ Litany: ‘From Hull, Hell and Halifax Good Lord deliver us..’, through transforming perceptions of the city. Inspired by Larkin’s […]

#TIDE2013 A Digital and Design Event

Great to see another local conference happening: do have a look! You won’t have failed to notice the number of digital focussed events that happen throughout the year but their locations make it difficult for those of us who don’t live in the larger cities to attend. Tired of not being able to see world […]

C4DI Launches in Hull

The C4DI Beta launched today at two events during the excellent Hull Business Week.  The afternoon event attracted 70 members of the local business community who chatted over cake and coffee, before listening to some excellent talks from David Keel (C4DI Chairman), Lee Strafford (co-founder and CEO of ISP PlusNet) and Jamie Coleman (Managing Director of […]