Henry V setting up home in Stratford - The Stratford Observer

Henry V setting up home in Stratford

Stratford Editorial 9th Sep, 2017   0

HENRY V is coming to a roundabout in Stratford.

Plans for a new statue of one of the Bard’s most famous characters has been given the go-ahead.

The Tudor king will sit firmly in the middle of the traffic island next to Waitrose at the Rosebird shopping centre on Shipston Road.

Plans for the statue were submitted by the Bird Group, which owns both the Rosebird and Maybird shopping centres, as well as Wildmoor Spa.




Businessman Tony Bird is also hoping to install a specially commissioned bronze statue of Shakespeare near the birthplace, having previously twice had plans rejected to put it on the Bridge Street roundabout, and also the corner of High Street and Sheep Street.


Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Stratford Observer newspaper.

Announcements

Weddings, Birthdays, Bereavements, Thank you notices, Marriages and more.

Subscribe

Receive a weekly update to your inbox by signing up to our weekly newsletter.

Printing

We can provide all of your printing needs at competitive rates.