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Events to Commemorate the Great War

This was the first event organised to commemorate the centenary of WW1.

Those taking part were :

The de Ferrers Academy

Burton Civic Society

Horninglow & Eton Parish Council

Outwoods Parish Council

Stretton Parish Council

Tutbury Parish Council

The National Brewery Centre

Staffordshire County Council Library Service

Alix Jones - Goodnight George Project

Burton & District Family History Society

Numerous items of memorabilia were brought to the event along with stories, which can be recorded and archived - many thanks…

A display of poppies is to assembled adjacent to the Stretton War Memorial to mark the centenary of Armistice Day - November 2018

Patterns can be downloaded to either knit or crochet poppies for the display

Knitted Poppy Pattern.pdf Crochet Poppy Pattern.pdf

Knitted Poppy

Crochet Poppy