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Queen drummer Roger Taylor to put 20ft “Freddie” statue in his garden

Queen drummer Roger Taylor plans to put up a 20ft statue to bandmate Freddie Mercury.

The bronze will be homed in his garden.

The statue was used to promote the group’s musical “We Will Rock You”.


Taylor, 71, said: “It was in a warehouse, costing money, so I said, ‘why don’t they just put it on a lorry and bring it here, and we’ll put it in the garden?’

“I also thought it would be very funny to have the statue there and I think Freddie would have found it hilarious.”

Taylor plans to put “Freddie” alongside a party terrace that overlooks flowerbeds.






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