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Hull has made the final shortlist to become UK city of culture 2017. If it wins, it could bring significant social and economic benefits to the area, as Sarah Clark reports
Hull North Labour MP Diana Johnson has welcomed today’s news that Hull has been shortlisted for City of Culture 2017.
The Department for Culture, Media and sport has today announced that Hull has made the shortlist for the City of Culture in 2017. The bid ties in with the aims of Hull’s 10-year City Plan to regenerate Hull as a visitor destination and centre for creative industries.