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Lifestyle

From the city that has brought you everything from LCD technology and world class poets such as Andrew Marvell and Philip Larkin to Yorkshire Puddings and boiled sweets, we're quickly taking our place as one of Yorkshire's hotspots.

We celebrate our rich maritime history and reputation of being leaders in pursuing social justice - to honour one of our most famous sons, William Wilberforce, who fought a long campaign to bring about the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act.

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Surrounded by lush countryside, quaint villages and a great heritage coastline, Hull is an ideal city to relocate to.

We believe in living life to the full so not only is it a great place to work but there’s plenty to keep you busy in your social life too. From galleries and museums to retail hotspots and great restaurants, the city is alive with activity.

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With average house prices around 30 to 40 per cent lower than London, Hull offers great value for money too.

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Our education is being transformed with new improved schools and education initiatives, and Hull College is repeatedly in the top three in the UK.

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Excellent transport links mean you can be in London in less than three hours, be at an airport in as little as an hour or cruise to Rotterdam overnight.

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