On the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Triple Trawler Tragedy, Turning the Tide returns to tell the remarkable story of the Hull women who fought passionately for change in the nation’s fishing industry.
The Centre for Contemporary Storytelling presents: TURNING THE TIDE In the winter of 1968 three Hull trawlers sank in Arctic waters. The loss of 58 men devastated the close-knit fishing community of Hessle Road. For the first time in their history the fishermen’s wives took action. They marched, campaigned and[…]
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 until Saturday, October 15, 2016 In the winter of 1968 three Hull trawlers sank in Arctic waters. The loss of 58 men devastated the close-knit fishing community of Hessle Road. For the first time in their history the fishermen’s wives took action. They marched, campaigned and […]
The first few weeks of 1968 thrust the City of Hull, and its Hessle Road fishing community into the international spotlight for all the wrong reasons. 58 men lost their lives in the freezing, mountainous Arctic waters off Iceland in the most grotesque profit before people tragedy imaginable as three […]
Source: Hull Daily Mail, Wednesday 31st January 2018 A sell-out production telling the story of Hull’s Triple Trawler Tragedy is coming back to Hull Truck Theatre this month. Turning The Tide will be honouring the 50th anniversary of the local disaster from February 6 to 10, with tickets for last […]
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Evening of fabulous tales from the world of myths and legends. Inside the Brewhouse beside the Minerva pub. Hull Storytellers formed after engagement with FREEDOM TO TELL TALES storyteller workshops. Hull Storytellers are delighted to welcome back Shonaleigh (Turning The Tide, Freedom Festival) world-renowned voice of folk tales and fables. […]