Is Culture Turning Liverpool Around?

Liverpool is undergoing a noticeable renaissance, and some are attributing it to the city’s year as Europe’s Culture Capital. But would the turnaround have happened anyway? “You get much affirmative, but generalised, confirmation that while these projects were in train before the Capital of Culture bid was won – the accelerated and coordinated nature of the projects has much to do with this year.”

Source: The New Statesman 02/20/08