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COVENTRY CITY OF CULTURE 2021

EDM (Early Day Motion) 675: tabled on 12 December 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the news that Coventry has been chosen to be UK City of Culture in 2021, reminding the UK of the incredible depth of culture and heritage found in Coventry, as well as the wider West Midlands; recognises the strong bids put forward by the other shortlisted cities of Stoke-on-Trent, Paisley, Sunderland and Swansea to reach the final stage; welcomes the demonstration of the strength of culture across the UK; congratulates and acknowledges the immense effort of all those who contributed to Coventry's successful bid, lead by David Burbidge and Laura McMillan; and encourages all hon. Members to visit Coventry.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.