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Bowie's world debuts of Hunky Dory & Ziggy Stardust were at Friars Aylesbury. We are creating a stunning statue in the Market Square.
747 backers pledged £115,199 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £10 or more About US$ 13

    Absolute Beginners

    Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Certificate of Support

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    Starman

    Bowie Statue Keyfob (Limited Edition)

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    Pledge £30 or more About US$ 37

    Life on Mars?

    Reproduction numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars Aylesbury double-sided newsheets from September 1971 and January 1972.

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    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £50 or more About US$ 62

    Kooks

    Reproduction limited edition numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets for the September 1971 and January 1972 gigs.

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    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Hang on to Yourself

    The Thin White Book especially written by Kris Needs for this Bowie Statue campaign. Numbered and signed by the author. The book offers valuable insight to the Bowie Aylesbury gigs.

    Includes:
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £100 or more About US$ 124

    The Man Who Sold the World

    Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    A section of the statue unveiling sheet.

    Includes:
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £150 or more About US$ 185

    The Jean Genie

    Two tickets to the exclusive statue unveiling after party. (Date to be advised) + special reproduction of legendary Friars Dunstable mini-poster.

    Includes:
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £250 or more About US$ 309

    Rebel Rebel

    Your name or company permanently engraved on a plaque to be positioned near to the statue + Limited Edition numbered Repro poster (20" X 30") of the January 1972 world debut of Ziggy Stardust Friars Aylesbury gig.

    Includes:
    • Repro of legendary Friars Dunstable Bowie mini-poster
    • Two tickets to Bowie statue unveiling after party.
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £500 or more About US$ 617

    Five Years

    Limited Edition reproduction of the September 1971 Friars Aylesbury poster (20" X 30") where Bowie performed the world debut of Hunky Dory + repro poster (20" X 30") for the January 1972 world debut of Ziggy Stardust Friars Aylesbury gig.

    Includes:
    • Your name or company permanently engraved on plaque near statue.
    • Repro of legendary Friars Dunstable Bowie mini-poster
    • Four tickets to exclusive Bowie statue unveiling after party.
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £1,200 or more About US$ 1,480

    Space Oddity

    Beautiful bound, boxed and signed book of the making of the Bowie statue by sculptor Andrew Sinclair including fabulous photographs of the foundry and sculpting process.
    2 Best tickets to see Holy Holy playing the Ziggy Stardust album and meet and greet with the members of the band.

    Includes:
    • Your name or company permanently engraved on plaque near statue.
    • Two repro numbered & signed Friars Bowie posters (20"X30")
    • Repro of legendary Friars Dunstable Bowie mini-poster
    • Four tickets to exclusive Bowie statue unveiling after party.
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Pledge £2,500 or more About US$ 3,083

    Soul Love

    Visit to Andrew Sinclair's studio during the making of the statue.
    + Visit to the foundry during the statue's casting process.

    Includes:
    • Bound, boxed & signed book of making of sculpture by A Sinclair.
    • Four best tickets for Holy Holy playing the Ziggy Stardust album.
    • Your name or company permanently engraved on plaque near statue.
    • Two repro numbered & signed Friars Bowie posters (20"X30")
    • Repro of legendary Friars Dunstable Bowie mini-poster
    • Four tickets to exclusive Bowie statue unveiling after party.
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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    Oh! You Pretty Things

    Bronze life cast of Bowie's face as taken from the film 'The Man Who Fell to Earth'. Can be wall of plinth mounted + Four tickets to see Holy Holy play the Ziggy Stardust album live including meet and greet with members of the band. + Dinner with Friars Promoters David & Sue Stopps.

    Includes:
    • Bound, boxed & signed book of making of sculpture by A Sinclair.
    • Your name/company engraved on plaque near statue in larger font.
    • Two repro numbered & signed Friars Bowie posters (20"X30")
    • Repro of legendary Friars Dunstable Bowie mini-poster
    • Four tickets to exclusive Bowie statue unveiling after party.
    • Section of statue unveiling sheet.
    • Exclusive Friars Bowie T-Shirt (only available here)
    • The Thin White Book especially written and signed by Kris Needs
    • Reproduction of 3 original Bowie Friars Aylesbury tickets
    • 3 Repro numbered copies of the original Bowie Friars news-sheets
    • Bowie Statue Keyfob
    • Bowie Statue Friars Aylesbury Cerificate of support
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