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Winning the City of Culture bid could get Coventry an extra £80m for tourism and business

Coventry has launched its bid to become UK City of Culture 2021 at its Godiva Festival, one of the biggest free festivals in the country.

Winning the bid could see an extra £80million in tourism and business for the city in the first year alone, and those behind the bid say they're confident that Coventry has a lot to offer.

Laura Mc Millan from the Coventry City of Culture Trust spoke to Lee Comley about what it might mean for the city:

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