Mary Seacole Statue

The unveiling of the Mary Seacole Statue at St Thomas’s Hospital on the 30th June 2016

Bernell Bussue, the Royal College of Nursing’s London regional director, added: “The Mary Seacole statue at St Thomas’ Hospital is a fitting tribute to an important figure in nursing.

“Mary Seacole is a symbol of nursing diversity throughout history and an inspirational figure for nurses from all backgrounds today,” he said. “This monument overlooking the Thames means her memory will live on for generations to come.”

Nursing Times ‘Long-awaited Mary Seacole statue is unveiled

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