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The latest news on the Southampton ‘City of Culture’ bid 2025

The Whole Region Backs the Bid Our bid is now backed by over 100 organisations including 42 city-wide civic institutions, businesses and education organisations, the city’s cultural sector  and by 9 neighbouring local authorities.On Monday 19th July we submitted our Expression of Interest to the department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). This is the first formal step in the process...
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SEE Southampton guided tours using e-bikes!

This is a fantastic and sustainable initiative by MadeinHere (a Highfield based company), SEE Southampton, The Hub Cycleworks and Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel, to launch guided e-bike tours with qualified SEE Southampton tour guides, supported by a Tour Assistant! Tours will be able to cover a wider area of Southampton with stopping off points. Groups of up to 16 will be provided with...
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Southampton City Art Gallery re-opens with ‘Creating a National Collection’ from 28 May – 4 September 2021

Celebrating a unique partnership in our city. Article provided by Ken. Note the new logo for Southampton City of Culture Bid 2025 Today, one of Southampton’s cultural jewels, the City Art Gallery reopens with Creating a National Collection, a unique collaboration with the National Gallery. Featuring works by Monet, Gainsborough, Maggi Hambling and Paula Rego, the exhibition will also...
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Search begins to find next UK City of Culture

Article courtesy of the Daily Echo.. Search begins to find next UK City of Culture – and Southampton wants to win! THE search has begun.
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The new Southampton City of Culture logo is revealed!

SEE Southampton Courtesy of the Daily Echo dailyecho.co.uk https://www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/19329424.new-southampton-uk-city-culture-bid-logo-revealed/?ref=fbshr&fbclid=IwAR1g_XXGvxnNG9Hy-HRyWKDZuL2zNkCIopk2DIkrgWKP3PH4Ggp1DLKKr14 New Southampton UK City of Culture bid logo is revealed By Sean Perkins, director, North Design SO25 UK City of Culture Delivery...
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Photo of Bevois Mount mural of Stag Gates taken by Ken

Photo taken by Ken of the Bevois Mount mural of Stag Gates, on the wall of the Bitter Virtue in Alma Road. Quite a magnificent piece of art and history.
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Prisoners of war in a compound situated near to or where IKEA is now situated

Picture provided by Ken of prisoners of war in a compound situated where or near IKEA is now.
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