Mansfield Knitted Poppies appeal: let's make 10,000 tributes to war heroes



To mark the centenary of the end of the First World War on Remembrance Sunday in November, Mansfield District Council will be creating a display of thousands of knitted poppies. Building on last year’s successful appeal, in which the old Town Hall was decorated with more than 8,000 poppies knitted by hundreds of local volunteers, by adding another 10,000 poppies to the display.
People are also being asked to donate plastic tops from milk and fizzy drinks bottles, which will be used to create a bottle-top mosaic of poppies. Green semi-skimmed milk bottle tops and red skimmed milk tops are... read more

 
26 April 2018 in Regional East, Views: 36
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