House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon are to close, with Mike Ashley blaming landlords for putting hundreds of jobs at risk.
St Helens coach Justin Holbrook hailed his side’s efforts in winning the League Leaders’ Shield but admitted the real test is yet to come.
St Helens shrugged off their late-season wobble to lift the League Leaders’ Shield for the sixth time in the Super League era.
Controversial proposals to ban cycling along a popular route once used by Sir Bradley Wiggins have been scrapped.
Three friends who chased a machete-wielding man in Hull on their bicycles have been described as heroes after they overtook police to corner the suspect at the city’s train station.
Police have made an arrest after reports that a man had entered two banks with a bladed weapon and started a fire with a liquid which was “thought to be petrol”.
Castleford became the latest side to take advantage of depleted Hull’s crisis of confidence with a 28-8 win that keeps alive their slim hopes of securing a home semi-final.
Warrington bounced back from the heartbreak of their Challenge Cup final defeat in devastating fashion with a ruthless 80-10 demolition of a Hull side in freefall.
A 24-year-old man who killed a woman by accidentally stabbing her through the neck during sadomasochistic sex has been jailed for six years.
Sir Thomas Lawrence’s famous painting of the man who led Britain’s campaign to abolish slavery, William Wilberforce, is to be exhibited in the former MP’s home city of Hull for the first time as part of a major new project launched by the National Portrait Gallery.
Wakefield ran riot against a shambolic Hull to gain a record 72-10 victory and ensure a top-eight finish in Betfred Super League.
A council has pledged to preserve a Banksy on a bridge in Hull following the “absolutely heartbreaking” decision that the structure is hazardous and will need to be demolished.
Shares in manufacturing firm McBride have fallen after the company warned that profits will not meet market expectations.
Arts minister Michael Ellis has launched a £20 million fund for culture, heritage and the creative industries to benefit towns and cities across England.
The husband of a lawyer who has been missing for almost a year has walked free from court after a judge heard how he wanted to drug her with GHB to find out about an affair.
Hull City are ready to test Aberdeen’s resolve by making a third bid for defender Scott McKenna.
He is a leading figure in Hull’s renaissance as this year’s UK City of Culture and Mark Jones has one important tip for politicians hoping to secure a similar boost: stay united.