Nelson’s Column statue is seen between commemorative poppies floating in a fountain in this photograph taken underwater in Trafalgar Square during an Armistice Day event in London. Toby Melville/Reuters
The ‘Really Good’, by artist David Shrigley which has become the eleventh sculpture to be installed on Trafalgar Square’s fourth plinth, in London, Credit: Philip Toscano/PA
Members of the Royal Tank Regiment stand on a replica First World War Mark IV tank in London’s Trafalgar Square marking the centenary of an armoured vehicle’s first-ever deployment during the Battle of the Somme
An activist from the enviromental oganisation Greenpeace attaches a replica gas mask to the face of the statue of Nelson on Nelson’s column during a protest in Trafalgar Square, London. Greenpeace activists scaled numerous statues across the capital to highlight dangerous levels of pollution.
Ekow Eshun, chair of the judges, looks a model of ‘Gift Horse’ by Hans Haacke as it is unveiled as a proposed design for the Fourth Plinth at Trafalgar Square in London. Two selected artists will be announced in early 2014, and their works will be unveiled in Trafalgar Square in 2015 and 2016 respectively.
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A blue French cockerel by German artist Katharina Fritsch is unveiled in Trafalgar Square in London, England. The five-metre high fibreglass cockerel was installed as the ninth sculpture to occupy the vacant fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square.