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Impressive - a decent tribute

Whether or not you liked him or his politics, this is a nice tribute to the man, who I remember... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
No Pipe?

I was admiring this statue one time, and remarked to an old chap, that Harold didn't seem to have... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 Jun 2018
“Impressive - a decent tribute”
16 Jan 2018
“No Pipe?”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the statue is right outside the train station well worth a look and very easy to find great for history buffs

Thank scooby1957
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In St Georges Square in Huddersfield in front of the magnificent Railway station frontage that smacks of Greek Ambiance with its tall pillars. Standing in front of that is a tribute to a Royds Hall school boy turned politician who eventually became Prime Minister of...More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The Statue of former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson, can be found in his home town of Huddersfield. The statue is located in the large open St George Plaza near the entrance to the railway station. The square has several fountains and is very open...More

Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Whether or not you liked him or his politics, this is a nice tribute to the man, who I remember (although young) being something of a charismatic leader, from Huddersfield, of course. The setting is the square in front of Huddersfield railway Station which is...More

Thank neildavy61
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I often arrive by train and seeing this statue always makes me happy. I'm not sure Harold would be happy that the powers that be took away his pipe, but he still looks quite jaunty

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 13 February 2018

When the sun is out, this is a great place to sit for lunch and watch the world go by. (Not as good when it's raining!)

Thank Janie S
Reviewed 12 February 2018

walked right past first time I came out of the station and as it is Georges square that it was of George!!

Thank chris c
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I was admiring this statue one time, and remarked to an old chap, that Harold didn't seem to have his trademark tobacco pipe with him. As the stone Harold is reaching into his pocket, I suggested that he was perhaps searching for his pipe. The...More

Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This wonderful true to life sculpture, situated in front of the fabulous Grade I listed station, is a credit to the town for commissioning this piece of work. It is such a pity thought that the historis George Hotel also situated in this delightful piazza...More

Thank Rowena120
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Not overwhelming but an interesting memory of days gone by. He did deserve some sort of tribute and it should have been in Huddersfield

Thank Patrick K
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