Derry delegation presents City of Culture bid in Liverpool

Derry has made its final bid for the title of UK Capital of Culture 2013.

The bid team made a one-and-a-half-hour showcase to judges this morning at the O2 conference centre at Albert Dock in Liverpool, watched via a live online link by hundreds of supporters in the Nerve Centre, including local MP Mark Durkan.

Mayor Cllr Colum Eastwood who attended todays final presentation in Liverpool, told Highland Radio News afterwards that this week has been a very good one for Derry, and that was reflected in their pitch.......