I would like to add my voice in support of Elizabeth Proudman who I think should be given weight in view of her long work about Jane and her life.

What I fear is that some financial deal is in place and the authorities are trying to justify this.

If it is felt a statue is needed outside Church House, how about William Walker and his helmet so that children learn how his foundation work saved the cathedral?

He was a modest man whose unselfish work probably shortened his life, but he is a representative of working-class men.

I have heard that there is a good seated sculpture of Jane that could be put in the attractive garden, opposite her temporary home in College Street, which one will be able to visit.

Andrew Rutter,

St Johns Road,


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