Trafalgar Square fourth plinth

Six artists have unveiled their vision for what should take pride of place on Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth.

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Plinth 'challenging artwork' in historic surrounding

A large blue rooster currently stands on the fourth plinth at Trafalgar Square, which has become a showcase for temporary artworks.

The current blue rooster on the fourth plinth Credit: Press Association

Mayor of London Boris Johnson said: "The placing of challenging artwork amidst the historic surroundings of Trafalgar Square creates a delicious juxtaposition that gets people talking and debating, underpinning London's reputation as a great world city for culture."

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