A FIBREGLASS replica of the bronze soldier installed at Southend Cenotaph in Southend has been installed at the council offices.

The statue was sculpted by artist, David Taylor and cast by bronze foundry, Morris Singer.

Paul Jenkinson, head of parks and open spaces, said: “The installation at the Cenotaph has been warmly welcomed by residents and we are delighted to be able to showcase this poignant artwork in the Civic Centre as well.”