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United Kingdom Human geography named after Mandela
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Mandela Centre (Community Centre) on Chapeltown Road

  • ZA COM MR-T-0487
  • Item
  • 9 June 1984
  • Part of Tributes

At the Mandela Centre, a community service centre in the middle of a poor Afro-Caribbean estate hang large photos and billboards of Nelson Mandela in his youth and after his release from prison

Mandela Gardens, in Calveley Street

  • ZA COM MR-T-0470
  • Item
  • 1983-12-10
  • Part of Tributes

It was renovated and its name changed to Millennium Square in 2000. On 30 April 2001 when Mandela received Freedom of the Ciy of Leeds, Mandela re-dedicated the city's Mandela Garden, which first opened in 1983 in support of South Africa's struggle for equality. The garden includes a bronze statue, entitled "both arms" by Kenneth Armitage.