The installation of the iconic POPPIES: Wave sculpture, by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, is set to begin at Lincoln Castle this week, as part of 14-18 NOW’s UK-wide tour. On Thursday 19 May, articulated lorries will begin to deliver the parts of the sculpture, including the thousands of ceramic poppies needed to create the sweeping arch of bright red flowers suspended on towering stalks.
Don’t forget that you can be part of the event if you would like to be: Lincoln Castle are still looking for volunteers to help with stewarding within the Castle grounds, and invigilating the Lincolnshire Voices from the Great War exhibition. Recruitment will be taking place throughout the stay of Poppies: Wave. Please contact Paul Mason on 01522 550955 or email Paul.Mason@lincolnshire.gov.uk for more information.