Strengthening Links Between Hull and Freetown

Supporting Freetown during the pandemic: Our Just Giving fundraising report

We are very grateful for the generosity of all our donors -   we met our target of £500! On 9th May 2020, The Hull Society received the sum of 5,853,000 Leones (Five million eight hundred and fifty three thousand Leones) from Mrs Mary Penn-Timity on behalf of the Freetown Society. The Hull Society Executive decided

‘The Krios of Sierra Leone’ ~ Museum of London Docklands

As a society, we love to promote all things that link both Hull and our country as a whole with Freetown and in turn Sierra Leone. This fantastic exhibition at the Museum of London Docklands explores the unique and largely untold history, heritage and culture of the Krio people of Sierra Leone. Please click the

London to host the UK – Africa Investment Summit

On 20th January, London will host the UK-Africa Investment Summit. Africa’s success matters to the UK - and the UK has much to offer. The Department for International Development aims to create lasting partnerships for a better future for all. We have worked with DFID through Hull and Freetown's school links and know just how

Open Evening

Held at Hull's History Society, our Open Evening became a bit of a networking event as so many new organisations were introduced to the society. Connecting people is so important and our executive board are working hard to ensure we are working with a wide range of institutions and projects which allow our society to