Issue details

Medway City of Culture 2025


This report will provide information on the Council’s aspiration to become the next City of Culture in 2025 and will ask the Cabinet to recommend to Full Council on 10 October 2019 to approve the initial funding to establish the City of Culture core bid team.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/08/2019

Decision due: 24 Sep 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Alan Jarrett, Leader of the Council

Lead director: Richard Hicks

Department: Regeneration, Culture, Environment and Transformation

Contact: Richard Hicks, Director of Place and Deputy Chief Executive Email: Tel: (01634) 332764.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Regeneration, Culture and Environment

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