Sir Lenny Henry Comments Following Commonwealth Games Announcement

| 21.12,17. 10:41 PM |



Sir Lenny Henry Comments Following Commonwealth Games Announcement




Bringing the Commonwealth Games to Birmingham will help boost the profile of a city which should not just be recognised on a national scale, but deserves to be a name that resonates around the world.

“The city already boasts much of the infrastructure needed to put on an event of this size and scale, and to host the Games will be a real positive for all of us with a connection with this part of the world.”



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