Millicent Fawcett inspires the first female statue in Parliament Square

Millicent Fawcett new statue unveiledTo mark the centenary of women’s suffrage in Britain the first statue of a woman has today been unveiled in London’s Parliament Square.  Splendidly rendered in bronze by sculptor Gillian Wearing, Millicent Fawcett now stands shoulder-to-shoulder with the likes of Sir Winston Churchill, Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi outside the Palace of Westminster.

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    [Black and White Photographic Portrait of Winston Spencer Churchill].

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    Coopers Chronicle

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    The Prince of Wales' Book.

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    Commentaries on the Laws of England.

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    Dissertation On The Accounts of All Souls College, Oxford.

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    A history of the book in 100 books.

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    Lord Randolph Churchill.

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    The Story of the Malakand Field Force:

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    Step by Step. 1936 - 1939.

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    The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England,

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    The Right Hon. Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, K. G., and his Times.

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    L'Antiquité expliquée et représentée en figures.

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    A New General Biographical Dictionary.

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    Justice in War-Time.

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