Armistice 100

Dodington Parish Council is working in conjunction with Yate Town Council and other local organisations to commemorate the end of World War One, 100 years ago.  You can read our press release here – Press Release Armistice 100

If you would like to get involved and knit or crochet poppies for Remembrance Sunday, you can find a pattern here: Poppy Patterns

There are also poppy crafting instructions on the Royal British Legion website – RBL knit or crochet a poppy

Local schools and community groups are making clay poppies to go on display at St John’s Church in Chipping Sodbury and St Mary’s Church in Yate.  Instructions for making these can be found here – Information for Schools and Groups re Poppy Peace Gardens

There is also a ‘how to’ video on the Yate Parish website, as well as further information about the upcoming poppy displays – Yate Parish website