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Wetherspoon to clean up decaying goddess statue in Aberdeen following complaints

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

A pub giant has promised to spruce up a “dilapidated” statue of a Roman goddess which sits atop an Aberdeen building.
For more than 180 years, a sculpture of Ceres has taken pride of place at the top of the Archibald Simpson granite building which the chain opened as a pub and restaurant - and named after the famous architect - in the 1990s.
But recently complaints have arisen that the goddess of agriculture, grain crops, fertility and motherly relationships “looks like she has been dug up in a tattie field”.
Responding to images posted on social media, which detailed how the statue has...
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