This Film Shows the Reality of Life in Austerity Britain

Hull might be the UK's City of Culture, but that doesn't change the day-to-day lives of many of its residents.
Oscar Rickett

Paul Heaton, the Beautiful South, and Genius, of a Sort

Genius, if we want to call it that, rarely comes clutching a pint of mild, wrapped in a cagoule and a pair of Clarks.
Josh Baines
british food

Hull Patties Are the Deep-Fried Potato Snack Everyone Should Know About

You can’t watch a football game in Hull without eating a Hull pattie, herby mashed potato fried in beef dripping and served with chips.
Josh Barrie

Downtempo Don Steve Cobby's Exclusive Guest Mix Is a Sunset-Ready Classic in the Making

Kingston-upon-Hull's finest has delivered one of the most gorgeous sets we've heard all year. Just don't call him a Balearic DJ.
Josh Baines

How Oatcakes Became Stoke’s Favourite Football Ground Food

A cheese-filled oat pancake traditionally eaten by miners, Staffordshire oatcakes outsell hot dogs and pies on match days at Stoke City.
Josh Barrie
referees: not necessarily such wankers after all

Why Don’t More Footballers Become Referees After Retirement?

While there are a whole host of former pros lining up to criticise refereeing standards on radio and television, very few decide to pick up the whistle themselves.
Will Magee
City of Culture

Hull Is a City with a New Lease of Life

Hull is now officially the UK City of Culture, so I went up to see what's changed.
Joe Bish
occasional tantrums and zero insight

Is It Time To Do Away With Post-Match Interviews In Football?

In light of Jose Mourinho’s latest meltdown in front of the cameras, maybe it’s time for us to admit that post-match interviews are a waste of everyone’s time.
Will Magee
Noisey News

Hull, of All Places, Will Host Europe's Biggest Free Festival in 2017

Stormzy, Kings of Leon and actual Little Mix have been announced for Radio 1’s Big Weekend, which will take place in the UK's official "City of Culture" 2017
Daisy Jones
Christmas #Content

Rating Every Premier League Club’s Festive Merchandise In Order Of Christmassiness

With the commemoration of the birth of Our Lord coming up, we have decided to get to the bottom of what Christmas is all about – football clubs selling obscene amounts of merch.
Will Magee
concise summary: sunderland are in deep shit

Return Of The Relegation Six Pointer: Previewing Sunderland vs. Hull

In our final Premier League Preview, we look to the endemic hyperinflation that is gripping the bottom part of the table.
Will Magee
spilling pot noodle over the annual sales report

High Times For Middle Management: Reviewing The Premier League Relegation Battle

In the penultimate portion of our Premier League Review, we sing the praises of the sad, washed-up middle management types in charge of Sunderland, Swansea and Hull.
Will Magee