BIRMINGHAM,UK – Birmingham has been short-listed
for the first UK City of Culture title in 2013 it was announced today.
Birmingham’s bid is led by a multi million pound capital investment
programme, designed to equip the city for the creative economy of the
21st century and will include a new Library of Birmingham in Centenary Square; a
new Creative Campus for Birmingham City University and a new wing for the
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.