Statue Unveiling

The Statue of George Orwell at BBC New Broadcasting House

was unveiled on November 7th 2017

A work by Martin Jennings

Orwell Society Secretary Neil Smith was there



Director General of the BBC, Lord Hall


Baroness Janet Whitaker, whose late husband Ben had been active in funding the statue


Richard Blair, son of George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair)


Richard Blair, at the base of the statue by Martin Jennings


Richard Blair at his father’s feet


Andrew Marr talks about George Orwell


(c) 2017 Photographs by Neil Smith

Uploaded November 7th 2017



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