Winston Churchill statue in Woodford Green adorned with Kronenbourg can
PUBLISHED: 12:20 05 September 2016 | UPDATED: 12:20 05 September 2016
We all know Winston Churchill was fond of a tipple of whiskey but it now appears the former prime minster may also have been a fan of French lager.
This morning his statue in High Road, Woodford Green, was found with a can of Kronenbourg 1664 hanging off his hand.
Geoffrey Stimpson, chairman of the Woodford Green Amenity Group, said: “It’s frustrating and disrespectful for residents.
“In the past people have covered it with paint and given him a walking stick.”
Last October the Recorder reported how the Grade II listed statue was covered in orange and pink paint.
The wartime leader may have had a heavy one last night, as the other three Kronenbourg cans could not be found.
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