Posts Tagged ‘ UK City of Culture ’

What is a “city”?

Aug 28th, 2021 | By

Does a large geographic area lumped together form a single cultural entity in the eyes of many?



Hull’s year as UK City of Culture

Mar 16th, 2018 | By

The news that Hull attracted just 20% of visitors from the rest of the UK during the year when it was the UK City of Culture is disappointing.



Saturday snippets: 1st August 2015

Aug 1st, 2015 | By
In remembrance poppies at the Tower of London

Grayson Perry, those ceramic poppies that caused such interest last year and an inability to take a day’s holiday – amongst other things – tax Adrian’s thoughts this week



Hull: UK City of Culture 2017

Nov 21st, 2013 | By

The announcement that Hull has been named UK City of Culture for 2017 was greeted with adulation in the city.