City of London is the oldest local authority in England with records going back to mediaeval times. The City of London combines ancient traditions and ceremonial functions as well as looking after the needs of its residents, businesses and over 320,000 people who come to work in the 'Square Mile' every day.
Official City Site - www.cityoflondon.gov.uk
The official portal for the 'square mile' local authority.
City of London festival - www.colf.org
The City of London Festival has been running since 1962 providing a summer feast of music and the arts within the Square Mile's buildings, squares, gardens and other open spaces.
The Barbican Centre - www.barbican.org.uk
The largest multi-arts centre in Europe since 1971, the Barbican Centre features art, film, music, theatre, dance and education.