The statue should have lights to illuminate the plinth (bottom), the column and the statue at the top but these are broken. With your help, these can be reinstated and make the monument a beacon again; the ‘Nelson’s Column of the North’.
Much more than that, it will serve as a reminder that slavery has not been forgotten then or now. Please donate to the fund via PayPal on our donate page. We've had our first donations and we're hugely grateful for your support!
Below are some features on modern day slavery which may interest you: