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Tilt presents Hull Liming: Where spoken word meets carnival.

Experience the spoken word, music and sensations of a Trinidad-style lime where the Caribbean meets Hull in an evening of performances, stories, kaiso, drinks and a guest DJ. Featuring John Agard, Grace Nichols, Chiedu Oraka, Jay Bernard, Alex Stewart, Seth Sylvester and guests, plus award-winning calypsonian Tobago Crusoe. Hosted by Melanie Abrahams, with Reggae, Soca, Afrobeat, Brazilian, Jazz, Electronic music and sounds of the city by Wai Wan.  Go with the flow, unwind, take part!

Produced by Tilt ‘Spoken Word Pioneers’ Channel 4.

You should ensure you are familiar with the Event Terms & Conditions before booking.


94 Alfred Gelder Street
01482 317941


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Venue Access

  • Accessible Toilets
  • Assistance Dogs
  • Wheelchair Access

Opening times

Monday 10am-4pm
Tuesday 10am-10pm
Wednesday 10am-10pm
Thursday 10am-10pm
Friday 10am-11am
Saturday 10am-11am
Sunday 11am-5pm