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Name a KCOM van: The results are in…

We're keen to celebrate the success of Hull and East Yorkshire as the spotlight shines brightly on our wonderful city and region during UK City of Culture 2017 and beyond.

At the start of the year, we decided to name our vans after famous Hullensians, people who’ve contributed significantly to our city, or the region’s well-known landmarks – and we asked you, the good people of Hull and East Yorkshire, to vote for who, or what, you thought was worthy of this honour.

Thanks for all of your entries, the full list of successful nominations, split into various categories, can be found below.

  • Culture

    Philip Larkin

    Mick Ronson

    The Beautiful South

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  • Sport

    Dean Windass

    Luke Campbell

    Nick Barmby

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  • Politics

    Lord John Prescott

    William Wilberforce

    Alfred Gelder

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  • Philanthropy

    Jean 'The Bee Lady' Bishop

    Thomas Ferens

    Christopher Pickering

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  • Landmarks

    The Humber Bridge

    The Deep

    Hull Truck Theatre

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  • Other

    Amy Johnson

    John Venn

    Vanny McVanFace

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Nominations came from the people of Hull and East Yorkshire, but don’t worry if you missed out – you can join in now with our van bingo. Click here to download the KCOM van bingo sheet.