Roy The Redeemer On White Cliffs

A betting company has erected a 100ft statue of England boss, Roy Hodgson on the White Cliffs of Dover


Paddy Power says the effigy is visible from the French coastline, just 16 miles way and they hope it will unsettle the French team ahead of their Euro championship match with England on Monday.

The company has told Heart

Roy Hodgson statueFloor to forehead the height of the structure is 100ft

The width is 96ft

Weight  is 8 tons

The structure is made from 160 x 8ft x 4ft panels.  Each panel is comprised of 22ml HDF weighing 32kg a sheet

The build involved 96 hours of continuous printing