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Thousands in Hull for Yum Festival

Thousands of people have descended on Hull for a taste of the city's finest food and drink.

Yum Festival in Hull Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Crowds gathered at the Yum Festival in Queen's Gardens to see a showcase of local produce.

There has also been cookery demonstrations, taster sessions and entertainment.


Boxing champ makes calls for people to sign organ donor register

Boxing champion Tommy Coyle is calling for more people to sign the organ donor register.

Tommy Coyle celebrates beating Reynaldo Mora in the Lightweight contest at the Manchester Arena in May Credit: Richard Sellers/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Tommy, who will take on Tyrone Nurse next weekend, is fronting the 'Be a Hero' campaign in the hope that it will encourage people in his hometown of Hull, and across Yorkshire, to consider donating their organs.

Around 800 people across the region are on the transplant waiting list.


Hull City fans chant former manager's name at Scunthorpe friendly

Hull City fans chanted the name of their former manager Steve Bruce at today's friendly against Scunthorpe.

Steve Bruce

Fans brought banners showing support for Bruce who left on Friday. Many blame his departure on the club's owners.

Speculation is mounting over who will replace Bruce as newly promoted Hull City prepare for the coming season in the premiership.

Man stabbed multiple times in busy West Yorkshire town centre

A man is in a stable condition in hospital after being stabbed multiple times in a busy town centre.

Street cordoned off after man is stabbed multiple times in Shipley Credit: Steve Machan

The incident happened around 2:30 this afternoon at the junction between Manor Lane and Kirkgate in Shipley. The area has been cordoned off while investigations are carried out.

One man has been arrested in connection with the attack.

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