Post Tagged with: “European City of Culture”

West Yorkshire Playhouse set for expansion

West Yorkshire Playhouse

By Hayley Longster Plans to provide extra funding for the expansion of West Yorkshire Playhouse have been approved by Leeds City Council at an Executive Board meeting today. The plans follow the recent announcement that Leeds will bid to become a European Capital of Culture in 2023.

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Arts organisations rally round 2023 European Capital of Culture Bid

A view of Clarence Dock, Leeds, at night

by Hayley Longster With the news that Leeds will bid to become a European Capital of Culture in 2023, arts organisations around the city have been offering their support for the bid.

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Leeds bids to receive millions of pounds as European Culture Capital

Leeds bids to receive millions of pounds as European Culture Capital

by David Mackie Leeds is eager to follow in the footsteps of Liverpool and Glasgow as it bids to become the European Capital of Culture 2023, a title which could generate hundreds of millions of pounds for the city.

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