Tuesday, 24 July 2012

Harold Wilson Sculpture Huddersfield

This magnificent bronze scuplture of former Prime Minster Harold Wilson was unveiled in 1999 by Tony Blair. It is situated outside Huddersfield Railway Station.in St Georges Square.
The eight foot tall statue shows Lord Wilson without his trademark pipe at the request of his wife, Lady Wilson
Lord Wilson was born in Huddersfield in 1916 and he died in 1995. He was Prime Minister from 1964 to 1970 and from 1974 to 1976.

 

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