Smeaton's Tower lit for Plymouth's Culture City bid

Smeaton's Tower lit last night (30 April 2013). Credit: ITV News
The famous Plymouth landmark was built in 1759. Credit: ITV News
It was used as a lighthouse until 1877. Credit: ITV News


Plymouth culture city bid

Plymouth has handed in its bid to become the UK City of Culture for 2017 (30 April 2013). It could mean financial rewards of many millions of pounds and global recognition.