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Children plant poppies in Knaresborough

Children plant poppies in Knaresborough

Published by The Stray FM News Team at 8:18am 9th November 2019. (Updated at 9:59am 9th November 2019)

School children have planted poppies they made in the Castle Yard in Knaresborough to create a field of poppies.

  • This has been produced to mark Armistice Day.
  • Many children made and placed the poppies.
  • Brenda Pitchfork organised the event.

Knitted and crocheted poppies have been placed in the Castle Yard.

The local children took part and 'planted' the poppies making for some beautiful images, while also paying their respects to those who lost their lives fighting for their country.

An image of the finished work can be viewed below.

Knaresborough poppies

Images by Sharon Van Zelst 

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