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Les Dawson Memorial Statue

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The Promenade, Lytham St Anne's, England
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Lovely Les

Who didn’t like Les Dawson? This is a lovely memorial to a much loved and missed comedian. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Elaine627
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Lanarkshire
Nice nad Peaceful

LOvely little memorial garden with seating in honour of Les Dawson. Set in a beautiful are next to... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
B3449CBdianec
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Preston, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average9%
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“great tribute” (2 reviews)
“st annes pier” (3 reviews)
“likeness” (3 reviews)
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The Promenade, Lytham St Anne's, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Who didn’t like Les Dawson? This is a lovely memorial to a much loved and missed comedian. Great tribute.

Thank Elaine627
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

LOvely little memorial garden with seating in honour of Les Dawson. Set in a beautiful are next to lytham prom its somewhere quiet you can sit and reflect and just enjoy the memories and the peace.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Must be my eyesight. The statue of Les, in my opinion, looks nothing like him. Wrong shape, posture, and wrong facial expression. So I’ll have to mention this to my optician.

Thank KevtheExplorer
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Had to see the big man !! Lovely well kept statue in a lovely happiness garden ! Next to the pier - do not miss !!

Thank AmyLou25
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Les always looks well cared for and the statue is of very good likeness and captures his personality...worth a short visit if in the area

Thank kbanks428
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Les and his jokes about his Mother-in-Law They were wonderful memories. I Knew Les in his very early days, long before he married, and saw him at least once a week- 'Waiting for that Break' The Statue is a most fitting Memorial- it is about...More

Thank mozlands
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Nobody would ever query that Les Dawson was a giant of a comedian without actually being a giant of a man. Strange then that after much campaigning for a statue in his memory in the resort he spent many of his famous years s a...More

Thank Robin D
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I moved to Europe while Mr Dawson was still alive. He was one of the first UK comedians I got to know. I always enjoyed him on TV and seeing a performance in Blackpool. Not knowing the statue was here it was a nice surprise...More

Thank Andy W
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Took my mom here she liked it she said was he really that tall. Then we had tea in the cafe on the front

Thank Lainey L
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I have fond memories of Les Dawson and sitting round the tv with family so it was this statue was a lovely reminder of times past.

Thank Ally F
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