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Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council – video [Video]

Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council – video

The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester, Jen Reid, which replaced a toppled statue of the slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol, has been removed. The artist Marc Quinn installed the work on..

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Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council [Video]

Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council

The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester, Jen Reid, which replaced a toppled statue of the slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol, has been removed. The artist Marc Quinn installed the work on..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 01:04Published
Bristol mayor: Democratic process must decide the future of Edward Colston plinth [Video]

Bristol mayor: Democratic process must decide the future of Edward Colston plinth

Bristol mayor Marvin Rees says any decision on replacing the statue of slave trader Edward Colston must be decided democratically, after a sculpture erected on the plinth where the statue used to stand..

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Statue of BLM protester on the Edward Colston plinth is removed [Video]

Statue of BLM protester on the Edward Colston plinth is removed

The statue of a BLM protester placed on the Edward Colston plinth has been removed by the council - less than 24 hours after it went up.Council workers were spotted pulling down the monument to Jen..

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Sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester removed from Colston plinth [Video]

Sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester removed from Colston plinth

The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester which replaced the statue of slave trader Edward Colston has been removed.Pictures from the scene appeared to show workers at the site at around 5.20am..

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BLM protester statue 'not expected to remain' [Video]

BLM protester statue 'not expected to remain'

Black Lives Matter protester statue that secretly replaced Edward Colston in Bristol is 'not expected to remain', Sky News learns.

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Statue of BLM protester appears on Colston plinth [Video]

Statue of BLM protester appears on Colston plinth

The statue of a Black Lives Matter campaigner appears in Bristol on Edward Colston plinth. Artist Marc Quinn says he was inspired after seeing protester Jen Reid standing on the plinth during the 7..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:43Published
Slave trader statue in Bristol replaced by sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester [Video]

Slave trader statue in Bristol replaced by sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester

A new statue of a Black Lives Matter protester has appeared on the plinth in Bristol formerly holding the UK slave trader Edward Colston. The old statue was torn down on June 7 amid the Black Lives..

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Statue of Black Lives Matter Protestor Secretly Replaces Toppled Monument of Slave Trader [Video]

Statue of Black Lives Matter Protestor Secretly Replaces Toppled Monument of Slave Trader

This moment in the Black Lives Matter movement was immortalized in a statue and has replaced the toppled monument of a former British politician who was a slave trader. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the..

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 01:22Published
Edward Colston statue replaced by sculpture of black protester [Video]

Edward Colston statue replaced by sculpture of black protester

A sculpture of a black woman who took part in a Black Lives Matter protest in Bristol has been erected on the plinth where a statue of slave trader Edward Colston used to stand.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:59Published
Robert Milligan: London statue of 18th-century slaver removed [Video]

Robert Milligan: London statue of 18th-century slaver removed

Move comes as London mayor says he is setting up commission to ensure UK capital's monuments reflected its diversity.

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Who was Edward Colston, why was his statue toppled? [Video]

Who was Edward Colston, why was his statue toppled?

Edward Colston becomes symbol for UK's Black Lives Matter movement as his statue is brought down in Bristol.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:14Published
Bristol statue saved from harbour and paint will be kept [Video]

Bristol statue saved from harbour and paint will be kept

Fran Coles, the Documentation and Conservation Manager for Bristol City Council, talks about the condition of Edward Colston statue after they retrieved it today from the harbour and says that they..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:21Published
Lettering on music venue named after Edward Colston has been taken down [Video]

Lettering on music venue named after Edward Colston has been taken down

The lettering on a music venue named after controversial slave trader Edward Colston was taken down today (Mon) in the wake of protests over his legacy.Colston Hall said in 2017 that it would change..

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Sign taken down from Colston Hall in Bristol [Video]

Sign taken down from Colston Hall in Bristol

Music venue Colston Hall has removed lettering from the outside of its building ahead of a planned name change. It was named after Edward Colston, the 17th century slave trader, and built almost 150..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:35Published

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Ambulances called to Colston plinth as blood stains ground

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A witness said police wheeled an electric scooter into a van
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'Protesters throw statue of Edward Colston into Bristol harbour'
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Edward Colston: Project launched for statue replacement

BBC Local News: Bristol -- City poet Lawrence Hoo says he really wants to hear from pupils what they want to see on the plinth.
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Cost of retrieving Edward Colston statue from harbour revealed

cost of retrieving edward colston statue from harbour revealed
The slave trader's statue was toppled, rolled a third of a mile and thrown in the harbour last month
Bristol Post - Published

'I'm not saying let's go burn everything down': Jarvis Cocker on getting older, his new album, and lockdown

The 'Cool Britannia' musician speaks to Zachary Lipez about writing his memoirs, his new album, coronavirus and not crying when Edward Colston was thrown in the river
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Police confirm how many arrested so far over Colston statue

police confirm how many arrested so far over colston statue
Update as police issue new photographs
Bristol Post - Published

Artist will pay costs of removing Black Lives Matter sculpture from Colston plinth

An artist who erected a sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester on the plinth of a statue of slave trader Edward Colston without permission has said any costs incurred from its removal “will be..
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Man seriously injured in Colston Bassett crash

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Nottinghamshire Police - Published

New images released in Colston statue investigation

Police investigating the toppling of a statue of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol have now identified eight of the 18 people believed to have been involved.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

School invites Bristol to have its say on Colston name change

school invites bristol to have its say on colston name change
But a pupil vote - and not the Society of Merchant Venturers - will decide in October
Bristol Post - Published

Cardiff council to vote on whether to remove Picton statue

cardiff council to vote on whether to remove picton statue
Calls to remove the statue were made after Black Lives Matter protesters toppled the Colston statue in Bristol
Wales Online - Published

Gloucestershire head covered Colston statue with a sheet

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Headteacher of Forest High in Cinderford speaks of how he challenged some of the most powerful and prominent figures in Bristol in a bid to remove the cult of Colston from his previous school
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Pictures show extensive damage to Colston Hall as revamp costs escalate

pictures show extensive damage to colston hall as revamp costs escalate
“The issues encountered were far greater than a team assessing a building of this type would normally encounter"
Bristol Post - Published

Sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester taken down from Colston plinth

A sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester has been removed from the former plinth of a statue of slave trader Edward Colston just 24 hours after being erected.
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Virtual version of Colston's plinth accepting designs

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Bristol Post - Published

Statue Of Protester Is Removed In England, One Day After Replacing Slave Trader

Officials in Bristol say the artist didn't have approval to erect the work on the plinth where the Edward Colston statue used to stand. The mayor says the search for a replacement will not be rushed.
NPR - Published

What Marvin Rees has said about future of Colston plinth

what marvin rees has said about future of colston plinth
He said the statue “wasn’t erected legally and it wasn’t in line with the [decision-making] process”
Bristol Post - Published

Statue of Black UK protester removed from plinth in Bristol

BRISTOL, England (AP) — Officials in the English city of Bristol on Thursday removed a statue of a Black Lives Matter activist that was installed on a plinth once occupied by a monument to a..
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Edward Colston documentary will air this autumn

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A Bristol film maker plans to expose our city's dubious ties with the slave trader
Bristol Post - Published

Black Lives Matter statue removed just 24 hours after replacing slave trader monument

A statue of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid raising her fist in the Black Power salute has been removed from an empty plinth in Bristol where a monument to Edward Colston, a 17-century slave..
SBS - Published

Powerful Black Lives Matter protester sculpture removed by council

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It stood on the plinth that formerly featured a statue of slave trader Edward Colston
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Removal of Bristol statue of protester sparks heated debate on GMB

The sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid stood on the Edward Colston plinth - it has been taken down by Bristol City Council
Bristol Post - Published

Bristol Removes Statue of Black Protester After Just One Day

The statue of Jen Reid, a Black Lives Matter protester, was raised on Wednesday in place of a toppled memorial to the slave trader Edward Colston.
NYTimes.com - Published

Sculpture erected to replace Colston statue in Bristol removed

sculpture erected to replace colston statue in bristol removed
The sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester erected on the plinth where a statue of slave trader Edward Colston once stood in Bristol is being taken down. Pictures from the scene appeared to show..
WorldNews - Published

Artist Quinn's Bristol protester statue removed

Workers take down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston's once stood in Bristol.
BBC News - Published

Black Lives Matter protester sculpture which replaced Colston statue removed

Pictures from the scene appeared to show workers at the site at around 5.20am on Thursday
Tamworth Herald - Published

Jen Reid: Bristol Black Lives Matter statue removed

BBC Local News: Bristol -- Workers take down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston's once stood in Bristol.
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Jen Reid: Black Lives Matter statue taken off Colston plinth in Bristol

Workers start taking down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston's once stood.
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Raised hopes of a vaccine for Covid-19 dominate the front pages, alongside pictures of a new statue in Bristol to replace Edward Colston whose likeness was taken down as Black Lives Matter protests..
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British slave trader statue replaced by sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester

The statue of slave trader Edward Colston was replaced with a sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester in Bristol, England.  
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