ARMISTICE 100: The role of the war horse

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

By The Newsroom
Friday, 09 November, 2018, 13:00
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.

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

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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.