East Yorkshire

When should you tell kids the truth about Santa? Psychologist reveals age you should break the news

There's not a lot that can be more magical than Christmas with children.<p>From putting out the reindeer food and hanging their stockings, to seeing …

Parenting

Brave woman carrying baby she knows will die to save another child

<b>A brave woman is going to give birth to her baby despite knowing it will die during labour so that she can donate the organs to another dying …

Babies

These 30 Hull pets are winning at Christmas outfits

Animal lovers across Hull have dressed up their pooches and their pussycats to show that everybody in the family can get into the festive spirit.<p>We …

Pets

Can you answer these SATs questions for 11-year-olds? Take our test to find out

The 2017 primary school SATs results were published this week, revealing how children in Hull and East Yorkshire performced in the second year of the …

Education

Unruly yobs cause chaos at Santa sleigh ride by throwing eggs at volunteers

Troublesome youths caused uproar once again by throwing eggs at volunteers who were raising money for charity during a Santa sleigh ride.<p>As part of …

Christmas

'It was a nightmare' - Christmas parking madness hits Kingswood Retail Park

Shoppers at Kingswood Retail Park were greeted with “nightmare” car parking queues and “mad” shops as they picked up buys for Christmas.<p>Visitors …

Yorkshire

Why I still spend hours writing Christmas cards - and I love it

In this current era of Christmas present, in which panic-stricken trolley dashes and a hastily scribbled Facebook message are the normal festive ways …

Christmas

Countdown to Christmas giveaway: WIN a Silentnight divan bed and free delivery

In our the first of our Countdown To Christmas prize giveaways, you can win a Silentnight single storage divan with FREE delivery.<p>Worth £399, this …

Christmas

The new Hull Daily Mail app for iPhone, iPad and Android is here - and it's free

The Hull Daily Mail has a new app which will deliver the latest news, sport and what's on information directly to your mobile phone.<p>Designed for …

iOS Apps

Here's what prisoners in Hull will be eating for Christmas dinner

They may be behind bars, but prisoners in Hull and East Yorkshire will still be treated to a slap-up meal this Christmas.<p>HMPs Hull and Humber are …

Yorkshire

Christmas shoppers pack Hull city centre as countdown continues

Hull city centre is bustling with Christmas spirit as festive shoppers continue to flock to the shops.<p>Shoppers at St Stephen’s have been greeted with …

Christmas

These are the last posting dates for Christmas 2017

If you are planning to send out Christmas cards to your friends and family - both in the UK and overseas - then it's important you're aware of the …

Christmas

Man taken to hospital as car and van crash in freezing weather

A man was taken to hospital after two vehicles collided on an East Yorkshire road.<p>Humberside Police were called to the scene after the vehicles …

Yorkshire

From David Hockney’s Greatest Triumph to One Museum’s Sneakiest Strategy: The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week

Art World<p>Catch up on the week's art news—fast.<p>,<p><b>BEST👍</b><p><b>How a Masterful Exhibition Gets Made</b> <b>–</b> Henri Neuendorf spoke to the curator of the Met’s …

David Hockney

Top 10 Disturbed Stockbrokers Who Cracked

It’s reasonable to assume that an incredible amount of stress comes with the job of being a stockbroker. Having to oversee vast amounts of money in …

Crime

Why do hangovers last two days when you get older? Doctor explains the science behind it

People always tell you that hangovers get worse as you get older - and as a youngster, you presume it's some sort of myth to put you off drinking.<p>But …

Drinking

Adorable pictures of your children in Christmas jumpers

Families across Hull donned their festive knitwear to take part in this year’s Christmas Jumper Day on December 15.<p>The annual event, which happens on …

Christmas

Bagged-up weed and 'California Finest cookies' seized in house raid

This haul of drugs has been seized following a raid at an East Yorkshire home today.<p>A man has been arrested after police executed a drugs warrant on …

Cannabis

A huge Hull Prosecco and ball pit party has been cancelled - and here's why

A huge Prosecco and ball pit party coming to Hull has been cancelled by organisers.<p>The fun sounding event was scheduled to take place on February 17 …

Yorkshire

The eight amazing Hull and East Yorkshire restaurants to make it into Harden 2018 guide

Eight of the region’s best restaurants have made it onto the UK’s most comprehensive restaurant guide.<p>Harden’s Best UK Restaurants 2018 has today …

Restaurants

Leeds - Make sure your child gets flu jab

parents are being urged to make sure their toddlers get a free flu nasal spray vaccination from their GP.

Leeds

These military mates will work for free in their battle to beat PTSD

Two former military men are offering to carry out free work to help them beat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).<p>Paul Morris, 57, and Ian Graves, …

Yorkshire

Gas storage firm moves to business park by Humber Bridge in 'major leap forward'

Gas storage firm Centrica Storage has moved into a new hi-tech office at a Hessle business park in a bid to make a “major leap forward”.<p>Centrica …

BNP Paribas

These incredible classroom heroes have won the education awards this year

It was a wonderful afternoon at the Hull Grange Park Hotel best and the brightest of Hull and East Yorkshire’s education sector met to celebrate …

Yorkshire

These are the best primary schools in Hull and East Riding

Hull primary schools are top of the class in Yorkshire and the Humber, thanks to their best ever Key Stage 2 results for 11-year-olds.<p>East Riding …

Education

Regional labour market statistics in the UK - Office for National Statistics

Table 1 shows the latest estimates for employment, unemployment and economic inactivity for August to October 2017 and a comparison with the previous …

Human Geography

Grandma's sadness as families bail on £1.5k festive party for disabled kids

A great-grandma who spent £1,500 on a Christmas party for disabled children was left "distraught" after only half of the families turned up to the …

Christmas

When you can spot 'Santa' in the skies over Hull this Christmas

Excited children will get a chance to see Father Christmas whizz over Hull on his sleigh this December.<p>Of course, it's really the International Space …

Christmas

Sales of homes worth over £1 million rise in the UK

Sales of million pound plus properties in the UK, most notably in the North West and Yorkshire and the Humber increased strongly in the first six …

Real Estate

Are your measles vaccines up-to-date Leeds?

Health chiefs are calling on people in Leeds to get up-to-date with their MMR vaccines to ensure a measles-free Christmas.

Measles