ALVIN STARDUST - Family launch statue campaign for iconic Mansfield star
0 Have your say The family of the late Mansfield rocker Alvin Stardust are appealing for donations to help build a permanent memorial to him in the town.
The musician passed away two years ago this week, and his relations feel the time is right to re-launch a campaign to erect a statue in his honour.
Around £1,100 has been raised so far, donated by fans, but thousands more is needed if they have any hope of turning the idea into a reality.
Jane Wood, whose father is Alvin’s cousin, said: “We talked about this after his funeral two years ago and everyone thought it was a great idea.
“I... read more
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