Entitled ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’, an
installation is being build in the Tower’s famous dry moat
in London, cre...
It will continue to grow throughout the summer until the moat is
filled with 888,246 ceramic poppies, each poppy represent...
The poppies will encircle the Tower, creating not only a
spectacular display, but also an inspiring setting for learning
a...
The last poppy will symbolically be
planted on 11 November 2014.
Each ceramic poppy will be
available to buy for £25 from 5
August 2014. 10% from each
poppy, will be shared equally
amongs...
The Kelly Family ( Brother, Brother)
Sound:
 'Blood Swept Lands'  - The Tower of London Remembers
 'Blood Swept Lands'  - The Tower of London Remembers
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 'Blood Swept Lands'  - The Tower of London Remembers
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100 year anniversary of the First World War at the Tower of London
'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' from 5 August to 11 November 2014

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'Blood Swept Lands' - The Tower of London Remembers

  1. 1. Entitled ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’, an installation is being build in the Tower’s famous dry moat in London, creating a powerful visual commemoration.
  2. 2. It will continue to grow throughout the summer until the moat is filled with 888,246 ceramic poppies, each poppy representing a British or Colonial military fatality during the war.
  3. 3. The poppies will encircle the Tower, creating not only a spectacular display, but also an inspiring setting for learning activities, as well as providing a location for personal reflection.
  4. 4. The last poppy will symbolically be planted on 11 November 2014.
  5. 5. Each ceramic poppy will be available to buy for £25 from 5 August 2014. 10% from each poppy, will be shared equally amongst six service charities.
  6. 6. The Kelly Family ( Brother, Brother) Sound:

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