city of culture

With Coventry being the country’s Capital of Culture in 2021, and the Commonwealth Games in 2022 following soon after, we have a massive opportunity to showcase our region to the rest of the world
The challenge to claim the title of UK City of Culture 2021 thunders on, with five areas desperately hoping to be victorious
The challenge to claim the title of UK City of Culture 2021 thunders on, with five areas desperately hoping to be victorious
Spoken word artist Imtiaz Dharker performs her poem This Tide Of Humber in an exclusive vlog for HuffPost UK which attempts to 'capture the the pull of a city where dislocation and separation mix with images of water and sky to create a unique sense of place'.
As a Stokie, I know all too well the difficulties faced by the Potteries breed during the rare occasions we decide to grace
With 2017 fast approaching, now is the time for you film and TV production companies to act, pull your socks up and provide us and the rest of the country/world with some original or adapted productions that commemorate our glorious, beloved city.
Hull has finally and deservedly been recognised on a national level and is currently undergoing a much needed renaissance. It would be wonderful if Martin Green and the City of Culture team could take Rank's legacy one step further...
Here's the thing... most people who scoff at Hull, have never even been. And I guess that's the way life works, if a bandwagon rumbles past us, we sometimes can't help but jump on it. If someone, or some place strives, we can't seem to wait to knock them.
The news that Hull is to be the next UK City of Culture brought back all sorts of memories. I spent three years in the East Yorkshire outpost as an undergraduate. At first it seemed so far away from my midlands home, and my main memories of my first term are of everything getting progressively colder and darker...
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