Sussex

Horsham pupils make own ceramic poppy display

Poppies at Slinfold Primary School Image copyright Slinfold Primary School
Image caption The school said 180 poppies had been planted in the display

Inspired by the World War One poppy display at the Tower of London, pupils at a West Sussex school have been making their own ceramic poppies.

The children at Slinfold Primary School near Horsham, as well as teachers have planted them in St Peter's churchyard.

School governors, scouts, parents and members of church groups have also been involved in the project.

Laura Braun, from the school, said: "The Tower of London has been following our tweets."

The school said 180 poppies had been planted.

Image copyright Slinfold Primary School
Image caption Pupils, parents and teachers made the poppies which were planted in St Peter's churchyard

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