We've done it! Ceramic poppies to come to Stoke-on-Trent
Stoke-on-Trent has won its battle to host a stunning display of ceramic poppies to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.
The Wave and Weeping Window art installations had the nation captivated when they went on show two years ago – with more than 800,000 flowers flowing from the Tower of London into a moat.
When it was announced these poppies would be going on tour between 2016 and 2018, The Sentinel backed a campaign to bring some of the artwork to the Potteries.Despite thousands of readers signing our 'Poppies for Stoke' petition, North Staffordshire was unsuccessful in the... read more
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