Two new TV shows appeared on the BBC this week highlightinh the city of culture and the re-building of Coventry. Both are now available on the iplayer.
Curtain-Up on Coventry
Coventry’s streets are transformed into a giant stage as it finally gets to celebrate the start of a Covid-delayed year as UK City of Culture 2021.
Coventry Cathedral: Building for a New Britain
The story of Coventry’s new cathedral and of the times in which it was built. Designed by Basil Spence and consecrated in 1962, the original was destroyed by German bombers during World War II.