In December 2020, Our Version Media CIC became an official media partner of Southampton’s UK City of Culture 2025 Bid. As a social enterprise dedicated to doing our bit to make Southampton fairer place, we are truly honoured. Bidding to become UK City of Culture 2025 is every Sotonians’ chance to put Southampton on the map. UK City of Culture is a title awarded every four years, with the winner hosting a year-long programme of cultural events and celebrations. The winner receives significant funding to transform their city through culture, which brings with it new investment and tourism, lifting the economy and creating jobs.
We will support the Southampton 2025 team with getting their messages into the city’s black communities and, equally important, we will do all we can to ensure our black communities are included and represented throughout the bidding process.
Our Southampton 2025 News:
If Southampton wins UK City of Culture 2025, it could bring millions to the city’s economy. Want a slice? In December 2020, Our Version Media CIC became an official media partner of the Southampton UK City of Culture 2025 Bid. Naturally, our main aim is to make sure that our black communities aren’t left out,… Continue Reading →
Southampton 2025 needs your help. Your expert knowledge of the area you live in is vital to the Bid’s development. It’s important they hear your opinions on everything from your neighbourhood’s strengths and challenges, to how you think becoming UK City of Culture will help Southampton. It is important that Southampton’s final Bid represents all the… Continue Reading →