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Street art outside Nottingham Playhouse. The city has a plan to integrate arts and culture into all aspects of life.
What do we know about the city of Nottingham? 305 more words
Leeds City Council’s top two leaders are going to update one of the council’s watchdog committees about latest developments over the city’s bid to host the European Capital of Culture in 2023. 559 more words
This isn’t the report I thought I’d be writing when I set off to a recent conference on participatory governance in culture (with my ace travelling companions, Leila Jancovich from the University of Leeds, and Dawn Fuller and Jon Price from arts organization Space2), in the Croatian port city of Rijeka. 2,244 more words
In what will become a regular post I’ve briefly summarised news stories from the world of travel over the past seven days. 8 more words
Valletta is Malta’s capital city, a miniscule capital measuring only 0.8 km2 (0.3 sq mi). This city was built by the Grandmaster Jean Parisot de la Vallette, the Knight who gave the city its name, and it was built as a fortification in case of further attack by the Ottoman Empire in the 16th Century. 834 more words