Category Archives: Memorials

Monumental Children Return to Meet Their Saviour at Liverpool St

Flor Kent’s much admired sculpture “Fur Das Kind” has returned to Liverpool Street Station.   These two haunting figures are a memorial to the WWII Kindertransport rescue of children, partly made possible by Sir Nicholas Winton’s  missions, during which 669 children of mostly Jewish origin were saved. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the…

Monumental Children Return to Meet Their Saviour at Liverpool St

Flor Kent’s much admired sculpture “Fur Das Kind” has returned to Liverpool Street Station.   These two haunting figures are a memorial to the WWII Kindertransport rescue of children, partly made possible by Sir Nicholas Winton’s  missions, during which 669 children of mostly Jewish origin were saved. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the…

London Prepares for the Arrival of Another US President

This little building site in the south-west corner of Grosvenor Square in Mayfair will be the site of a celebration on July 4th this year. The footing for a new statue of Ronald Reagan looks to be complete. The new statue has been paid for by The Ronald Reagan Foundation and is not a US…