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Turning the Tide 2016

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 […]


Hull Daily Mail: Turning the Tide

Triple Trawler Tragedy – is being staged at Hull Truck Theatre They were the Hull women who took on the government – and won. The determination of these fishermen’s wives, who lobbied for industry reforms in the wake of the 1968 Triple Trawler Tragedy, is one of the city’s greatest […]


Press Resources

This page contains information of use to anyone writing articles about or promoting Shonaleigh’s events. General Information Please note that the Shonaleigh web site and email addresses changed on 1st August 2017. The new addresses are shown below:- Web site: www.shonaleigh.uk Events Diary: www.shonaleigh.uk/diary Email Address for publicity: contact@shonaleigh.uk Facebook […]


Mermaids Tails – Hull Storytellers and Shonaleigh

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. […]