Which cities want to be the next UK 'City of Culture'?


Trademark white phone boxes in Hull, current UK City of Culture. yellow book

Which cities want to be City of Culture in 2021

The cities bidding to be the UK's next City of Culture, in 2021, are:

  • Perth
  • Paisley
  • Stoke
  • Sunderland
  • Coventry
  • Hereford
  • Warrington
  • Portsmouth
  • Wells
  • Swansea
  • St Davids

The chosen city will succeed current City of Culture, Kingston upon Hull.

Derry/Londonderry was the city of culture in 2013.

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