Remembrance Poppy Display 2019

To commemorate Remembrance Day 2019, the ceramicist Ceria Irwin is producing one thousand clay poppies which will be displayed in the churchyard of St Peter and St Paul’s Church. 

Members of the community, the church, and others interested who would like to commemorate a member of their family, or a friend who died in the war, or indeed, to anyone are invited to purchase a poppy.

The poppies attractively priced at £10 of which the Royal British Legion and Abington Church will each receive £2.50. Poppies will be available for collection after 11th November.

They can be ordered on-line from or from forms at the back of church

Celia Irwin began this commemoration to mark the start of World War 1 at Blisworth School where she was then Head-Teacher and the gallery of photographs can be seen here. This event commemorates the end of the war. 

Examples of poppies available for purchase:

Large Poppy

Small Poppy

Group of 6 Poppies

Commemorative Box