UK Culture Secretary, Maria Miller says Swansea were 'pipped at the post' by UK City of Culture winners' Hull. But despite not being successful, those behind Swansea's bid say many of the planned cultural events will still take place. Dean Thomas reports.
Swansea Bay has lost out to Hull in its bid to become the UK City of Culture 2017. Dundee and Leicester, were also in the running for the prestigious title.