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Lowry Statue in Sam's Chophouse

A statue of the great artist Lawrence Stephen Lowry has been unveiled in Sam's Chophouse, Manchester.

The image of Lawrence Stephen Lowry will sit forever in his favourite spot in one of his favourite pub's Sam's Chophouse. The brass statue celebrates the historic link between LS Lowry and Sam's Chophouse.

Here are the thoughts of Peter Hodgkinson (the sculptor of the Lowry Statue) and Roger Ward (the owner of Sam's Chophouse), about the statue and the resons for having it in Sam's.