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Meet TV and Instagram chef Miguel Barclay

July 26, 2017 | Posted in: News

Meet Miguel Barclay, the ‘One Pound Chef’ who has become an instagram sensation, pledging that everyone can be inventive and expressive in the kitchen for less than £1 per meal. He also has a popular YouTube channel and appeared on […]

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KerbEdge creates Yum! burger for 2017

July 20, 2017 | Posted in: News

KerbEdge, who are among the stars of the Hull Street Food Nights phenomenon, are preparing to set out their stall for this year’s Yum! Festival after rising to a new challenge. The team, who have built a reputation for quality […]

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Crowds flock to Yum! Festival

July 27, 2016 | Posted in: News

Perfect pies, crafted cakes and even a deli for dogs delighted the crowds as foodies flocked to sample the tastes and smells of the Yum! Festival. There was plenty to eat, drink and learn and city centre businesses felt the […]

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Tea Break Film Festival gets BBC airing

July 13, 2016 | Posted in: News

With a pop-up cinema, tea and buns, The Tea Break Film Festival celebrates short films which are refreshing and restful, engaged and drifting. From the ancient Japanese tea ceremony to the British tea-cosy, the tea break is a time for […]

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Yum! 2015 is nearly here…

July 9, 2015 | Posted in: General Updates, News, Press Releases

Catherine Goble, Yum! Festival organiser for Hull BID, talks about Hull city centre’s FREE food and drink festival, taking place on 7 and 8 August 2015 from 10am-6pm. Hull city centre plays host to two days of tasty street food, […]

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Mogo’s 2014 La Grande Théière Award of The Tea Break Film Festival was won by Graham Beck for A Song For Those Not Listening

September 5, 2014 | Posted in: Press Releases

The annual 2014 Tea Break Film Festival attracted submissions from UK and USA. An analysis of this years votes casted by the public points out a very strong preference for a clear and concise message. The public overwhelmingly favoured thought […]

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Businesses overwhelmed by Yum success

August 12, 2014 | Posted in: Press Releases

Businesses from across the region have hailed this year’s Yum! Food Festival the best yet, with many reporting record sales and not being able to cope with demand.   Thousands of visitors flocked to the city centre this weekend as […]

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Networking quiz will give food fans something to chew over

July 28, 2014 | Posted in: General Updates, News

Tasty treats from the forthcoming Yum! Festival of Food and Drink will be up for grabs at a business networking quiz night next week. Prizes at the event will range from wine supplied by Hull-based wholesalers DPRM Ltd and bottles […]

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Yum! Festival to deliver international array of food and drink

July 25, 2014 | Posted in: General Updates, News

An extravaganza of food, drink and entertainment will put the focus on Hull’s international heritage with a collection of delights from around the world all presented by local businesses. The Yum! Festival of Food and Drink will take over the […]

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Welcome to Yum! 2014

July 4, 2014 | Posted in: General Updates, News

We’d like to start off with thanking all of you for the feedback from last year’s event and we look forward to welcoming new and returning visitors this year. This year we are welcoming back the Yum! Emporium, full of […]

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