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  • Once upon a Tyne

    141 years ago, electric street lighting represented the pinnacle of technological development. Today so much more is possible.

    5 minute read
  • News 11 February 2021

    Keeping Europe together after Brexit

    While the results of Brexit, the UK’s exit from the EU, are counted in gains and losses, city leaders in Europe look for common ground for future cooperation.

    2 minute read
  • News 01 January 2021

    “Brexit or not – we’re still in”

    On day one of Brexit, British cities commit to European cooperation. “Our country might have left the European Union – but we are certainly not leaving Europe,” mayors from the network Eurocities state in a joint message.

    1 minute read
  • News 04 November 2020

    UK cities remain European partners despite Brexit

    British cities have expressed their commitment to European cooperation even after Brexit. “City to city collaboration at a European level and cooperation within the Eurocities network has never been more important”, reads a statement of UK Core Cities.

    2 minute read
  • Events 16 September 2020

    Tech talks

    In two open online sessions, Eurocities' experts will share insights on changing digital realities and the digital tools that have been developed by cities in response to COVID-19.

    1 minute read