TO HONOUR
ALL SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN
AND
TO COMMEMORATE THE 100th ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF WW1

DEADLINE for receipt of poppies is

30 June 2018

The Northney Textiles Craft Group and St Peter’s Church Northney, Hayling Island, Hampshire, PO11 0RT are making aPOPPY CASCADE to be displayed in October and November 2018 in the churchyard of St Peter’s Church, to honour all service men and women and to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

About 10,000 handmade poppies will be attached to camouflage netting to make the cascade.

 

 

 

Make a Commemorative Poppy

Your poppy may be made in memory of a person special to you, fallen in war.

Please provide a ribbon or piece of fabric (no raw edges) with the name sewn on or written in waterproof ink.

Maximum size for the label – about 4” x 2” (10cm x 5cm)

We will sew all the labels onto fabric so that they can be displayed with the poppies

PLEASE HELP:

Completed poppies or contributions of materials can be

Dedication Service

The Dedication Service for the Poppy Cascade will will be on Sunday 7 October 2018 at 10.30 am at St Peter’s Church.

Beyond 2018 it is intended that the Poppy Cascade will continue to be used, potentially in a wide range of settings on Hayling Island, so that The Fallen are honoured with this tribute year after year.

Please