Warwick church replica made for poppy project

A replica of St Mary's Church in Warwick has been made, complete with some internal fittings and battery operated lights, by a resident of Augustus House in Leamington for the Warwick Poppies 2018 project.

Monday, 27th August 2018, 6:00 am
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 12:15 pm
The replica of St Mary's Church in Warwick.

A spokesperson from the Warwick Poppies Project said: “It really is splendid and an absolute work of art.

“It must have taken ages to complete and we are so very grateful.

“Additionally, the staff ran a series of workshops and over 100 poppies were made. Our thanks, not only to Augustus House, but also to Warwickshire Community Aid And Voluntary Action) - for coordinating the link to Augustus House.”

The replica of St Mary's Church.

Thousands of handmade poppies will be on display in St Mary’s Church in Warwick from October 5 to mid-December.