By chance, I saw via Facebook that the village of Walsham le Willows has decorated its beautiful church with hundreds of knitted and crocheted poppies for Remembrance Day. So, the Little One and I headed out for an adventure last week to take a look.
There are over 5000 poppies in all. Inside the porch there is a display, too, featuring a page on each lost soldier from the village, with lots of old photos. It’s very moving, not just the losses themselves, but the lengths people have gone to to commemorate their relatives.
The church itself is large and light, with a beautiful hammer beam roof: