of poppies to be planted in Burnham-On-Sea's Manor Gardens
stunning display of poppies is to be held in Burnham-On-Sea during
a special tribute to those who died in conflicts.
the build-up to Burnham's annual Remembrance Day service, silk
poppies are to be sold to the public in the town which will then
be planted in Manor Gardens to create a scarlet field of floral
than 100 poppies were bought at the last farmers market
in the town and they will also be on sale at the next market on
Friday, October 31st and in Burnham supermarkets from October
will then be planted in the Manor Gardens during a special event
to be held on Sunday October 26th at 2.30pm.
Gaynor Brown from the Burnham Poppy Appeal told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We'd love to see 1,000 poppies planted there, which is our
target. It would look very special. We have sold just over 100
so far but there are plenty of other opportunities for people
to buy one over the next few weeks."
said that a similar poppy display is being held at the Tower of
London where ceramic poppies are being planted in a moat.