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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian05 Aug 2022 1:58 a.m. PST

For more than a century, the portrait of Thomas Picton hung in a prominent position at the National Museum Cardiff, the image's description hailing him as a military hero rather than a tyrant and a torturer, before it was removed from view in the wake of Black Lives Matter protests.

From Monday the two-metre-tall portrait of Lt Gen Picton is back on display in the Welsh capital but in a very different context…

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42flanker05 Aug 2022 6:13 a.m. PST

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Aug 2022 6:18 a.m. PST

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