Category: Victoria

Queen Victoria, Duke of Wellington, Peel Targeted in Statues Review
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Queen Victoria, Duke of Wellington, Peel Targeted in Statues Review

Leeds has launched a review into statues of figures including Queen Victoria, former prime ministers the Duke of Wellington and Sir Robert Peel, who defeated Napoleon at Waterloo and founded the police, respectively, and even the Black Prince, who long predates the British empire and the Atlantic slave trade. Leeds City Council has launched an…

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