Coventry, United Kingdom


Name of the city Coventry
Country United Kingdom
Mayor Lord Mayor, Councillor Lindsley Harvard
Postal address Lord Mayor’s Office
Council House
Earl Street
CV1 5RRe-mail:
Contact person Ms Jane E Barlow
Tel.: 00 44 2476 83 3047
Year of the Europe Prize award 1st recipient in 1955
Twin and partner cities Arnhem, Netherlands (1958)
Belgrade, Serbia (1957)
Bologna, Italy (1960)
Caen, France (1957)
Cork, Ireland (1960)
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada (1972)
Coventry, Connecticut, USA (1962)
Coventry, New York State, USA (1972)
Coventry, Rhode Island, USA (1971)
Dresden, Germany (1956)
Dunaujvaros, Hungary (1962)
Galati, Romania (1962)
Granby, Quebec, Canada (1963)
Graz, Austria (1957)
Jinan, China (1983)
Kecskemet, Hungary (1962)
Kiel, Germany (1947)
Kingston, Jamaica (1962)
Lidice, Czech Republic (1947)
Ostrava, Czech Republic (1959)
Parkes, Australia (1956)
Saint Etienne, France (1955)
Sarajevo, Bosnia/Herzegovina (1957)
Volgograd, Russia (1944)
Warsaw, Poland (1957)
Windsor, Canada (1963)
The interior of the old (bombed) Cathedral c1880
Cathedral Church of St Michael – commonly known as Coventry Cathedral The Council House Coventry Transport Museum

Aerial photograph of the city
Construction of the ring-road 1974 (40th anniversary) Broadgate – retail area

Lady Godiva Statue in Broadgate
Coventry’s War Memorial