ARMISTICE 100: The role of the war horse

Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre is launching its Purple Poppy Fall on Sunday.

Friday, 9th November 2018, 1:00 pm
Horses at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre.

Visitors can buy a poppy and clip it onto the display, with proceeds to The War Horse Memorial.

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A First World War bugle and horse’s head collar will be on display.

At 5.45pm, Anna Cockburn will ride Merlin to join Ford & Etal’s Beacon of Light near Watchlaw Farm.

From 6.30pm, there will be a reading, the sounding the Last Post at 6.55pm and the lighting of the beacon at 7pm.