We are so proud to be sponsoring Freedom Festival Hull 2017

Wednesday 16 August 2017

As this is a special year for Hull being City of Culture 2017, we wanted to show our support for this amazing city.

So when Freedom Festival approached us and asked if we wanted to become a sponsor we jumped at the chance to be a part of it.

Freedom Festival holds many of the same values as we do as a company: principles of dedication, honesty, hard work, fairness and equality for all.

We're looking forward to an amazing line up of amazing events.

'Coletta & Tyson Nurseries and Garden Centre is a local family business. Growing plants on its nurseries in East Yorkshire it supplies national retailers as well as its own garden centre in Woodmansey. 

The Coletta family immigrated to Hull in the early 1900’s from Italy. John Coletta was awarded the George Medal for his part in saving the Wilberforce House Museum from burning down during a heavy World War 2 air strike.

The Tyson family hail from East Hull. Brian Tyson played for Hull Kingston Rovers and Great Britain. Brian’s sons, John and Paul worked with their grandfather and father and are the current custodians of the business.

Freedom festival uses the arts to bring people and communities together in unique and exciting ways to promote messages of freedom, fairness and equality for all – values that Coletta & Tyson relate to and are proud to support.'

Paul Tyson, Director

 

 

Other News Articles

Monday 04 April 2011

HER Breast Friends

This year at Coletta & Tyson Garden Centre we are supporting many charities. One of these is Hull & East Riding Breast Friends (HER Breast Friends).

Read more
greenway

Wednesday 01 June 2011

Greenway school Grow their own

Coletta & Tyson kindly donated a greenhouse to Greenway school

Read more
roy demo

Wednesday 15 June 2011

H.E.R Breast friends Carer Event

H.E.R Breast friends held a tea and cake afternoon in support for Carers week (13-19 June)

Read more
sunshine house

Monday 18 July 2011

2000 Sunflowers Help to Raise Smiles

Coletta & Tyson are supporting the Sunshine House through the Smile Foundation. 

Read more