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Hull named 2017 City of Culture

Hull has been named the UK's next City of Culture, beating Leicester, Dundee and Swansea Bay to the right to hold the title in 2017.

The government chooses a new destination every four years with the aim of helping tourism and the economy.

Caroline Bilton reports.

  • 20 Nov 2013
  • From the section UK
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