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Coventry Moves

Coventry Moves Video

INTRODUCTION

COVENTRY IS A CITY KNOWN FOR CHANGE

DEVASTATED IN THE WAR BUT REBORN

COVENTRY IS A CITY OF MOVEMENTS

WE'VE PROVIDED OPEN PLATFORMS FOR PEOPLE'S MOVEMENTS; 

FOR STRUGGLING WORKERS

FOR WOMEN

FOR POLITICAL REFORMERS

FOR RAVERS

FOR REFUGEES

COVENTRY IS A CITY OF MOVEMENT

THE UK'S MOTOR CITY,

THE UK'S BICYCLE CITY BEFORE THAT.

A CENTRE OF THE NATION'S WATCHMAKING TRADE.

COVENTRY IS A CITY OF YOUTH, ENERGY & FUTURE

A 5G TEST BED

8 YEARS YOUNGER THAN THE UK AVERAGE

THE 2ND FASTEST GROWING CITY IN THE UK

ONE OF THE UK’S MOST DIVERSE CITIES

AT THE GEOGRAPHICAL CENTRE OF THE COUNTRY

2021: A CITY OF CULTURE THAT USES THE PAST TO FORGE A NEW FUTURE

COVENTRY HAS ALWAYS BEEN CHARACTERISED BY POSITIVE CHANGE.

REGENERATION

REIMAGINATION

INNOVATION

FORWARD MOMENTUM

All forms of movement. 

And over the next few years Coventry will continue to move. Instilling the power & belief that everyone can move things forward. Showing that change is always possible. Using culture to move everyone.

COVENTRY. THE CITY THAT MOVES.

OUR MANIFESTO

THIS IS THE CITY
WHERE MOVEMENT BEGAN
WE HAVE TRANSFORMED
RAW STEEL
INTO RACING MACHINES
WE MOVE EVERY HEART
TURNING FLAMES INTO
HOPE & RUIN INTO BEAUTY
TWO TONES
INTO ONE VOICE
WE ARE YOUNG STREETS
& CURIOUS EYES
BOUNDLESS ENERGY
WILL MOVE US FORWARD
AS TIMELESS WORDS ARE
MADE NEW ON CITY STREETS
A MILLION AND MORE
JOURNEYS BEGIN HERE
THE POWER TO MOVE
IS ALWAYS IN OUR BLOOD

COVENTRY MOVES