25 January 2013
In the same week that Derry-Londonderry begins its year as UK City of Culture, the heat is on to find the City of Culture for 2017 ...
In the same week that Derry-Londonderry begins its year as UK City of Culture, the heat is on to find the City of Culture for 2017
Culture minister Ed Vaizey said: 'The UK City of Culture is a prestigious title that is a vehicle for encouraging economic growth along with highlighting the very best of the country’s cultural talent. “Derry-Londonderry are already making the most of the opportunities being UK City of Culture brings and I would urge other local authorities and partnerships across the length and breadth of the UK to consider putting themselves forward.'
Those interested in submitting bids are invited to register by 28 February. Initial bids must be submitted by 30 April.
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