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Impressive - a decent tribute

Whether or not you liked him or his politics, this is a nice tribute to the man, who I remember... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Main Square

Staying in central Huddersfield for the night, wonderfully grand central square with the fine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in central Huddersfield for the night, wonderfully grand central square with the fine railway station. Good to see the statue of Harold Wilson.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have regularly found this statue to get in the way when walking to the train station, whilst it serves as a good climbing frame or basis on which first year students can place a traffic cone, I see no other reason for such an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Henning W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A famous politician from the area standing proudly in open space in his famous pose. He and Ted HEATH were famous at their time in opposition

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angela H
Reviewed 30 October 2018

the statue is right outside the train station well worth a look and very easy to find great for history buffs

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank scooby1957
Reviewed 9 October 2018

In St Georges Square in Huddersfield in front of the magnificent Railway station frontage that smacks of Greek Ambiance with its tall pillars. Standing in front of that is a tribute to a Royds Hall school boy turned politician who eventually became Prime Minister of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The Statue of former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson, can be found in his home town of Huddersfield. The statue is located in the large open St George Plaza near the entrance to the railway station. The square has several fountains and is very open...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Whether or not you liked him or his politics, this is a nice tribute to the man, who I remember (although young) being something of a charismatic leader, from Huddersfield, of course. The setting is the square in front of Huddersfield railway Station which is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank neildavy61
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I often arrive by train and seeing this statue always makes me happy. I'm not sure Harold would be happy that the powers that be took away his pipe, but he still looks quite jaunty

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Anne S
Reviewed 13 February 2018

When the sun is out, this is a great place to sit for lunch and watch the world go by. (Not as good when it's raining!)

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Janie S
Reviewed 12 February 2018

walked right past first time I came out of the station and as it is Georges square that it was of George!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank chris c
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