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How much will it cost?

We hope to deliver a £30m programme of activity

How will it be paid for?

Our principal funder is Leeds City Council who have committed just over £10m over the course of the next three years. We are working with business and other funding partners including Trusts and Foundations to raise additional money.

Who is delivering Leeds 2023?

Leeds Culture Trust an independent charity with its own Trustees was set up by Leeds City Council in 2019. Our Chief Executive and Creative Director is Kully Thiarai. You can see our staff team and Board of Trustees here.