Coventry is named as UK City of Culture 2021
Coventry has been named as the UK City of Culture 2021.
The city is now gearing up for one of the biggest years in its history after being named as the winner live on tonight’s The One Show.
Coventry beat off strong competition from Paisley, Stoke, Sunderland and Swansea to win the prestigious national title.
Organisers say that work will start straight away to deliver the plans for an incredible 12 months that were set out in the city’s bid to the Department for Digital, Media, Culture and Sport.
Laura McMillan, manager of the Coventry City of Culture Trust, said: “This is a win for... read more
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