Origin Sport Group are to conduct a feasibility study into Birmingham’s suitability to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
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Commonwealth Games England to launch process for deciding potential 2026 candidate city in coming weeks
An official process for determining a potential bidding city from England for the 2026 Commonwealth Games is due to be launched in the coming weeks, it was revealed here today.
Welsh Government warned economic benefits "may have been zero" before abandoning 2026 Commonwealth Games bid
Welsh Government representatives were warned that the economic benefits of hosting the Commonwealth Games "may have been zero" before abandoning their bid for the 2026 edition, a new report has revealed.
England plan to select a city to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games by next July after Birmingham and Liverpool both put themselves forward.
Edmonton plan to make a decision on whether to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games by the end of the year, it was revealed here today.
Birmingham is joining the bidding to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games, which it hopes will give a £390 million ($505 million/€452,000) boost to the city's economy.
An event designed to promote Liverpool's bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games has been cancelled today because of bad weather.
Liverpool has officially announced plans to bring the 2026 Commonwealth Games to the British city.
Andrew R.T Davies, leader of the Welsh Conservatives, has labelled the decision of the Welsh Government to scrap plans to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games as “pathetic” and argues that Brexit has been used as “smokescreen”.
Wales will not bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games after the country’s Government ruled that the cost of hosting and the financial uncertainty created by Brexit made it “difficult to justify".
Cameron promises Government support for British city to stage 2026 Commonwealth Games as Birmingham urged to bid
Newly re-elected Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson has promised to continue with his manifesto pledge for the city to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games but they could face opposition from another English city, Birmingham, where there is growing support for them to launch a campaign.
Liverpool are investigating bidding for the 2026 Commonwealth Games, claiming it would "be a catalyst for regeneration" across the city.
Welsh Paralympic legend Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson believes that her country should bid for the Commonwealth Games in 2026.
A potential bid from Wales for the 2026 Commonwealth Games has received cross-party support from British Members of Parliament during a debate in the House of Commons in Westminster.
Bidding for the Commonwealth Games will be a priority if Plaid Cymru win the election in Wales later this year, the Party's leader Leanne Wood has revealed.