City of Culture shortlist

The Department for Culture, Media and sport has today announced that Hull has made the shortlist for the City of Culture in 2017.

MP welcomes City of Culture shortlist

Hull North Labour MP Diana Johnson has welcomed today’s news that Hull has been shortlisted for City of Culture 2017.

“I am delighted that Hull has been shortlisted for the next stage of City of Culture 2017. With Hull City’s footballers back in the Premiership, making the top four for City of Culture is a great opportunity, alongside green energy, to bring business and much-needed jobs to Hull. I’m sure that everyone in Hull will now step up the efforts to win that bid.”

– Hull North MP Diana Johnson

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