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King Alfred launch

The official launch of our King Alfred statue project took place last Tuesday, press coverage can be found at the links below. It was attended by the local school, Charles Dickens Primary, who had previously visited the statue as part of our Proud Places programme. Speeches were given by Nicola and Commodore Martin Atherton.



BBC - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-59247889


Londonist - https://londonist.com/london/history/southwark-s-statue-of-alfred-the-great


Southwark News - https://www.southwarknews.co.uk/news/stonemasons-discover-that-alfred-the-great-statue-is-half-ancient-roman-goddess/



Many thanks to all involved in this project