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Medway’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2025 promises to give the area’s world-class tourism sector the recognition it deserves

In a year when UK staycations are expected to soar in popularity, Medway has revealed that its bid to be UK City of Culture in 2025 will provide a much-needed boost to local tourism and promote the area as a major cultural destination in the South East. With the winner of the national competition due …

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MAKE WAY FOR MEDWAY!

The UK Government today announced the launch of the latest round of the UK City of Culture competition. Medway has been developing its bid for over a year and is poised to show the judges why it should be the UK’s next City of Culture in 2025, with the area preparing to submit its full …

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Let’s show that Medway means business! Become a Business Ambassador for Medway 2025.

14,000 local businesses invited to help Medway’s UK City of Culture bid achieve millions in investment. We are calling on our vibrant business community to get inspired and get involved with Medway’s bid. Winning the bid will have a transformative effect on the area – when Hull hosted UK City of Culture in 2017, 95% …

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Medway’s City of Culture bid sets its sights on bringing the title to the South East for the first time with new video

THIS IS MEDWAY Last week people across Kent tuned in to KMTV for the premiere of Medway’s City of Culture bid video and to hear what bringing the title to the South East for the first time in the competition’s history would mean for people across Medway and Kent. Medway 2025 screened its video trailer …

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Medway 2025 and Rochester Castle Concerts

Medway 2025 and Rochester Castle Concerts put homegrown talent centre stage

Medway’s musicians are being given the chance to perform alongside the likes of UB40, The Libertines and Soul II Soul. Medway’s UK City of Culture 2025 bid and Rochester Castle Concerts are offering ‘Medway 2025 Homegrown Sets’ at this summer’s events. Michael Oyar, Medway hip-hop artist and Medway 2025 Trustee, comments: “Medway has such incredible …

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Medway 2025 virtual branding

Medway 2025 goes virtual!

Dovetail Games and Southeastern Railway back Medway’s bid to be UK City of Culture in 2025. Medway gaming company Dovetail Games and major UK public transport provider Southeastern Railway have backed Medway’s ambitions to be the UK’s City of Culture in 2025 and have joined forces to promote the bid across Dovetail Games’ new video …

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Medway 2025 – oferta-zaproszenie/ kvietimas/ Ìfìwépe láti kópa!

Invitation for communities across Medway to get involved! Medway’s City of Culture bid belongs to everyone in Medway and communities across the local area are invited to get involved. To make sure as many people as possible can access the information about Medway’s 2025 bid and the invitation to participate in the bid process, we …

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Two colourful 'Love Medway' designs by children on A4 paper displayed in a front window with a flower box

Medway 2025 invites youngsters to back the bid in ‘Love Medway’ Valentine’s Day competition

Medway’s UK 2025 City of Culture bid together with the Medway Champions, Medway Place Board and local arts organisation Art Is For All, have teamed up to invite school age children across Medway to take part in a Valentine’s Day creative competition to back Medway’s bid and express their pride in their local neighbourhood. The …

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