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SBH:Neil WALLACE, Deputy Director of Festivals, interviewed on Glasgow 1990, Cultural Capital of Europe.
Interviewer: Brian Matthew.
From Round Midnight
PRE:Cultural Capital of Europe year provides platform for many events staged by permanent organisations and given special focus.
Regular activities enhanced by mounting special events.
Year will leave behind new concert hall and refurbished exhibition gallery.
1990 a Renaissance for finest Victorian city in the world.
Architectural projects a key element, including construction of new Mackintosh building from original plans.
8'09"" in - Expecting 4 - 6 million visitors - finding accommodation.
Important source of employment.
Economic impact of the year of vital importance.
TXN/TDT:R2 04-Jan-1990 CON:WALLACE Neil (spkr) MATTHEW Brian (int)
04 Jan 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 2)
Brian Matthew (int)
Neil Wallace (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 198506.