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Artist creates bronze sculpture of Captain Tom to display at NHS Charities HQ

29 days ago   |   By Metro

Garry McBride of Monumental Icons with a bronze bust of Captain Sir Tom Moore
A sculpture has been unveiled of Captain Sir Tom Moore in tribute to his role as a ‘beacon of light' during the coronavirus pandemic.
The bust of the Second World War veteran is complete with medals and the trademark blazer he wore to complete his NHS fundraising, which made headlines all over the world.
It was commissioned by Garry McBride, of Derbyshire-based Monumental Icons, who hopes it can be displayed at the headquarters of NHS Charities Together.
Captain Sir Tom raised almost £33 million for that charity...
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Sculpture of Captain Sir Tom Moore created to honour ‘everyone's champion'

Sculpture of Captain Sir Tom Moore created to honour ‘everyone's champion'

29 days ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A sculpture has been unveiled of Captain Sir Tom Moore - in tribute to his role as a “beacon of light” during the Covid-19 pandemic.
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