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Culture company can be permanent

Lets hope so.

From the Daily Post….

Culture company can be permanent
By Sam Lister Daily Post Staff

THE organisation behind Liverpool’s Capital of Culture celebrations is set to stay in the city until 2015, the Daily Post can reveal.

Executives are drawing up a business plan that will secure the team’s future once Liverpool’s reign is over.

They want to continue signing up private investors as well as winning public sector cash to fund cultural events in the city well into the next decade.

If it proves successful Liverpool Culture Company could continue indefinitely.

Cllr Berni Turner, executive member for environment and heritage, was given special responsibility for the city’s post-08 culture strategy in the council’s cabinet reshuffle last month.
She said: “2008 is the springboard from which we jump to greater heights.