Keep up to date with all the news from behind the scenes of our bid.

MORE than 500 primary school children rehearsed welcoming judges to Southampton!

Pupils from Weston Park Primary School showed off a dazzling display of smiles and cheered loudly in a practice run ahead of the judges' visit this we...

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9 May 2022

Microlink join as our latest Delivery Partners

We are pleased to announce a new Delivery Partner in the city’s bid to become UK City of Culture 2025....

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6 May 2022

Congratulations – God’s House Tower wins Royal Institute of British Architects award

We are excited to share that Southampton’s Gods House Tower (GHT) was one of seven projects shortlisted in the RIBA South Regional Awards for 2022...

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5 May 2022

Paralympian and Scout Volunteer Thelma Bishop Young Becomes Local Ambassador

A Paralympic hero, and volunteer for the city’s Scouting movement, Thelma Young, has been announced as a local ambassador to support Southampton’s bid...

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3 May 2022

Southampton Council of Faiths announced as newest Delivery Partner for UK City of Culture 2025

Southampton Council of Faiths are excited about the opportunities that this project will offer the people of Southampton to learn about, and engage ...

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13 Apr 2022

Welcome our latest Gateway Club members, Brooks Macdonald Group plc

Southampton is a great place to do business and being part of the bid by helping to raise the profile and investment in the city will help to raise...

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23 Mar 2022