National, regional & local newspapers

National and regional

Manchester Evening News, Emmeline is coming home – plans for statue of suffragette in St Peter’s Square approved, Sam Yarwood, 9 February 2018

Manchester Evening News, Decision over Manchester’s new Emmeline Pankhurst statue expected next week, Jennifer Williams, 2 February 2018

The Daily Telegraph, Pankhurst statue gets Government backing, Sophie Jamieson, 19 December 2017

Manchester Evening New, Manchester’s new statue of Emmeline Pankhurst will be ready next year. This is what it will look like, Jennifer Williams, 18 December 2017

The Guardian, Manchester’s Emmeline Pankhurst statue gets government backing, Josh Halliday, 17 December 2017

iNews, Manchester to receive statue of Emmeline Pankhurst to celebrate votes for women, Sophie Williams, 17 December 2017

Metro, Why Britain needs more female statues, that aren’t nudes, royals or virgins, 8 March 2017

The Guardian, Call for more statues to celebrate women in UK, Guardian International Women’s Day blog, Helen Pidd, 8 March 2017

Manchester Evening News, These are the designs for the new Emmeline Pankhurst statue, 1 March 2017

Daily Telegraph, 5 April 2016

The Times, 5 April 2016

i, Pioneer’s statue ruffles feathers, 5 April 2016

Mail Online, Feathers are ruffled as statue is unveiled of genius behind world’s fastest steam train the Mallard – WITHOUT a duck at his feet, by Thomas Burrows, 5 April 2016

The Yorkshire Post, Nigel Gresley statue unveiled at King’s Cross – and he’s out for a duck, by Lindsay Pantry, 5 April 2016

Yorkshire Evening Post, Tribute to steam legend Sir Nigel Gresley, 6 April 2016

The Scotsman, Duck row reignites ahead of Sir Nigel Gresley statue unveiling, Alastair Dalton, 26 March 2016

Evening Standard, In a flap – Sculptor of tribute to Mallard designer steams ahead – without his duck, Robert Dex, 22 March 2016 (photo by Roger Bamber)

The Observer, Memorial to man who made the Mallard runs into row over a duck, Jamie Doward, 7 February 2016 (photo by Roger Bamber)

The Times, Feathers fly in row over statue with (or without) a duck, Tom Whipple, 2 February 2016 (photo by Roger Bamber)

The Telegraph, Train lovers in a flap about statue with a duck, Beth Ryan, 2 February 2016

The Guardian, Duck and cover: there’s no row like a rail enthusiasts’ row, Ian Jack, 16 January 2016

The Independent, Are you calling us quackers? Duck fanciers fight for legacy of man behind the Mallard, Nick Clark, 12 October 2015

The Scotsman, Design dispute over memorial to Scots rail pioneer, Ilona Amos, 1 May 2015

The Times, Duck derails statue of steam train designer, Tom Whipple, 1 April 2015

Yorkshire Post, Duck trouble settled in bid to honour rail legend,  Ben Barnett, 1 April 2015

The Scotsman, Sir Nigel Gresley statue planned for King’s Cross, 3 November 2014

The Times, Statue of Gresley and his duck set to arrive at King’s Cross, Michael Binyon,
22 August 2014

The Times, Letters to the editor, 2016

Duck flap, Margaret Kenyon-Holden, 2 February 2016

Man’s best friend, Nigel Armstrong-Flemming, 19 January 2016

Given the bird, Christopher Kevill-Davies, 27 January 2016

Gresley’s Mallard, James Dow, 26 January 2016

Local papers

The Cumberland News, Cracker Packers immortalised: sculptor chosen to celebrate biscuit workers near factory site, 10 March 2017

News & Star, Cracker Packers to be immortalised: sculptor works with staff to create figure of biscuit workers, 11 March 2017

News & Star, Cracker Packer joy: sculptor will celebrate women workers, 8 March 2017

News & Star, Why Carlisle’s famous cracker packers deserve to be immortalised, 12 March 2017

The Argus, Brighton sculptor’s statue of Flying Scotsman engineer unveiled, by Neil Vowles, 14 April 2016

Ham & High, Why did a King’s Cross statue have to lose its duck?, by Alison Oldham, 12 April 2016

New Camden Journal, No duck? Sir Nigel Gresley’s statue is unveiled at King’s Cross, Dan Carrier, 7 April 2016

The Edinburgh Evening News, Sir Nigel Gresley Statue ruffles Mallard fans’ feathers, 6 April 2016

Derby Telegraph, Statue to world-famous Derbyshire engineer Sir Nigel Gresley unveiled – without duck, 7 April 2016

Burton Mail, Statue to South Derbyshire engineer is unveiled without the ‘demeaning’ mallard, 5 April 2016

Thorne and District Gazette, Statue of Doncaster rail pioneer to be unveiled on 75th anniversary of his death, by Darren Burke, 5 April 2016

The Argus, Engineering great behind The Mallard and The Flying Scotsman to get his moment in the spotlight, by Neil Vowles (photos by Roger Bamber and Andy Fallon)

Brighton & Hove Independent, Statue by Brighton sculptor to be unveiled at King’s Cross, Bex Bastable, 25 March 2016 (photo by Andy Fallon)

New Camden Journal, First look at finished Gresley statue heading for King’s Cross station (minus duck), by Dan Carrier, 18 March 2016 (photo by Andy Fallon)

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