School's out after flooding

School's out after flash floods

More than 1200 pupils have missed school today after damage caused by flash flooding forced Cottingham High School to close

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Increase in people unable to afford mortgage and rent

The number of people across our region struggling to pay their rent or mortgage has soared by almost twenty per cent over the last year, according to housing and homeless charity Shelter. Last year hundreds of people across the region called Shelter's helpline because they were finding it difficult to pay for their homes.

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The number of people struggling has gone up by 20 percent Credit: PA

Research finds growing trend for people to work from coffee shops in place of office

It is the start of the working week and I wonder how many of you begun the day with that Monday morning feeling?

It can be quite a chore going into the office, which may explain why some are choosing to work elsewhere.

New research shows there is a growing trend for office workers to base themselves in a cafe or coffee shop. Lauren Hall reports.


Traders furious after £3m flood defences fail

Another East Yorkshire town became the victim of flash flooding at the weekend - just twelve days after a rain burst caused chaos in West Hull and Cottingham. This time the deluge fell on Market Weighton, flooding shops and houses. Traders are furious - saying a three million pound flood defence project has done nothing to protect their livelihoods. Here's Victoria Whittam

Protest in Hull against army attacks in Gaza

Around a hundred people have attended a pro - Palestinian demonstration in Hull. They are objecting to Israeli army attacks on Gaza.

The Israelis say they are targeting militants firing rockets into Israel. The protestors say many innocent people are being killed.

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Over one hundred people turned out for the demo in Hull Credit: Calendar


Hull face trip to Slovakia or Serbia in Europa League


Hull City will face either FK AS Tren?ín (SVK) or FK Vojvodina (SRB) in the @europaleague Third Qualifying Round #UEL #UTT


.@europaleague Third Qualifying Rd ties will be played over two legs with games taking place on Thurs 31 July and Thurs 7 August #UEL #UTT

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