January 13, 2004
A new poll commissioned by the Marbles Reunited campaign highlights the ever increasing level of support by the British public for the reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures.
Monday January 12, 2004
Poll finds UK support on Marbles
Stepping up its bid for the return of the Elgin, or Parthenon, marbles from the British Museum to Athens before the Summer Olympics, Greece has hired the world’s fourth biggest public relations firm, reports from London said yesterday, adding that a first poll commissioned by the company found that some 80 percent of Britons backs the Greek campaign.
Culture Minister Evangelos Venizelos expressed “joy” at the findings of the poll published in the Sunday Times and the Sunday Telegraph.
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