Wild About Plymouth: Plant a Paper Poppy
  • Weston Mill Cemetery and Crematorium, North Prospect Road, Plymouth PL2 2HA

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The Hoe will be one of the venues of the iconic Wave sculpture by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper as part of the ongoing tour. 

The poppies were first displayed at the Tower of London where one poppy was made to honour every death in the British and Colonial forces of the First World War. 

Come along to Weston Mill Cemetery and join the Wild About Plymouth team to make your own paper poppy and plant it near the War Graves to make our very own Poppy Wave. We will have other activities for you to do and have some fun!

Please meet at the main entrance to the cemetery.

Tickets are £3 per person and can be purchased via the Eventbrite webpage*.

* Please note that this event is available to book online through Eventbrite. Eventbrite is a third-party data capture tool which is not owned or managed by Plymouth University. Information about how your data is treated can be found on Eventbrite’s Privacy Policy webpage. If you wish to attend this event but do not wish to use Eventbrite to book your place, please contact the Wild About Plymouth team using the details below.

Wild About Plymouth

Wild About Plymouth (WAP) is a family-friendly natural history group that is open to anyone in the Plymouth area. It is led by enthusiastic experts from Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery with support from Plymouth University and a range of other partners.

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