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Desperate Dan Statue

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Desperate Dan Statue

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MUNIZO wrote a review Oct 2020
Leicester, United Kingdom131 contributions55 helpful votes
tough as iron a great hero from childhood days, DD he was a flawed character but a heart of gold there to help the little guy
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Melissa wrote a review Oct 2020
11 contributions1 helpful vote
Great iconic statue in the centre of Dundee . Also alongside is Minnie the minx :). Great photo opportunity .
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Sam3314 wrote a review Oct 2020
Derby, United Kingdom1,454 contributions359 helpful votes
Lovely pair of statues though not sure whether he is aware that Minnie the Minx has him in her sights.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Serena H wrote a review Sep 2020
80 contributions39 helpful votes
Nice to see these as I read the comic as a child funny to see Minnie the mins chasing Dan. Shame there was a busker by the statue.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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EPHtravels wrote a review Sep 2020
Aylesbury, United Kingdom861 contributions90 helpful votes
Really good to see the Desperate Dan and Minnie the Minx statues. They are not far from the DC Thompson building which you should also walk to see.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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