December 2015

Remembering Amy, 5th January 2016

Tuesday 5th January is the 75th Anniversary of Amy Johnson’s tragic and untimely death. Although the festival doesn’t begin until 1st July, we couldn’t let this day go by without a tribute. Join us at Kardomah94 for an evening of music, film, theatre and spoken word. This evening is a small tribute to an amazing […]

FIRST FIFTEEN COMPANIES SIGN UP TO SPONSOR ‘A MOTH FOR AMY’

Following the launch of the festival’s ‘A Moth for Amy’ flagship public art project, at Hull’s award-winning restaurant, 1884 Dock Street Kitchen, the first 15 Hull and East Yorkshire companies have signed up to sponsor their Moth. At the event, over 60 businesses heard from Jim Harris, manager of St Stephen’s Shopping Centre how the […]

DESIGN A MOTH FOR AMY – CALL OUT FOR ARTISTS

Here at Amy Johnson Festival wings are aflutter and we are delighted to invite artists to create designs for ‘A Moth for Amy’. We are seeking designs which are vibrant, colourful and inspired by one (or more!) of the following festival themes: The life and flying achievements of Amy Johnson Women’s equality and liberation Women […]