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Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council – video
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Black Lives Matter sculpture removed by Bristol city council
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Bristol mayor: Democratic process must decide the future of Edward Colston plinth
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Statue of BLM protester on the Edward Colston plinth is removed
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Sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester removed from Colston plinth
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BLM protester statue 'not expected to remain'
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Statue of BLM protester appears on Colston plinth
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Slave trader statue in Bristol replaced by sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester
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Statue of Black Lives Matter Protestor Secretly Replaces Toppled Monument of Slave Trader
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Edward Colston statue replaced by sculpture of black protester
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Robert Milligan: London statue of 18th-century slaver removed
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Who was Edward Colston, why was his statue toppled?
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Bristol statue saved from harbour and paint will be kept
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Lettering on music venue named after Edward Colston has been taken down
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Sign taken down from Colston Hall in Bristol
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Ambulances called to Colston plinth as blood stains groundA witness said police wheeled an electric scooter into a van
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Edward Colston: Project launched for statue replacementBBC Local News: Bristol -- City poet Lawrence Hoo says he really wants to hear from pupils what they want to see on the plinth.
Cost of retrieving Edward Colston statue from harbour revealedThe slave trader's statue was toppled, rolled a third of a mile and thrown in the harbour last month
'I'm not saying let's go burn everything down': Jarvis Cocker on getting older, his new album, and lockdownThe '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
Police confirm how many arrested so far over Colston statueUpdate as police issue new photographs
Artist will pay costs of removing Black Lives Matter sculpture from Colston plinthAn 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..
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New images released in Colston statue investigationPolice 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.
School invites Bristol to have its say on Colston name changeBut a pupil vote - and not the Society of Merchant Venturers - will decide in October
Cardiff council to vote on whether to remove Picton statueCalls to remove the statue were made after Black Lives Matter protesters toppled the Colston statue in Bristol
Gloucestershire head covered Colston statue with a sheetHeadteacher 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“The issues encountered were far greater than a team assessing a building of this type would normally encounter"
Sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester taken down from Colston plinthA 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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Statue Of Protester Is Removed In England, One Day After Replacing Slave TraderOfficials 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.
What Marvin Rees has said about future of Colston plinthHe said the statue “wasn’t erected legally and it wasn’t in line with the [decision-making] process”
Statue of Black UK protester removed from plinth in BristolBRISTOL, 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 autumnA Bristol film maker plans to expose our city's dubious ties with the slave trader
Black Lives Matter statue removed just 24 hours after replacing slave trader monumentA 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..
Powerful Black Lives Matter protester sculpture removed by councilIt 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 GMBThe sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester Jen Reid stood on the Edward Colston plinth - it has been taken down by Bristol City Council
Bristol Removes Statue of Black Protester After Just One DayThe 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.
Sculpture erected to replace Colston statue in Bristol removedThe 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..
Artist Quinn's Bristol protester statue removedWorkers take down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston's once stood in Bristol.
Black Lives Matter protester sculpture which replaced Colston statue removedPictures from the scene appeared to show workers at the site at around 5.20am on Thursday
Jen Reid: Bristol Black Lives Matter statue removedBBC 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 BristolWorkers start taking down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston's once stood.
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What the papers say – July 16Raised 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 protesterThe statue of slave trader Edward Colston was replaced with a sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester in Bristol, England.