Bourne Westfield Primary Academy pupils prepare for Remembrance Day by selling poppies

Bourne Westfield Poppy Appeal
Bourne Westfield Poppy Appeal

In the approach to Remembrance Day, Bourne Westfield Primary Academy once again sold poppies.

Poppy sales are a popular feature for all children, irrespective of age, and Year 6 house captains led on their distribution around the school. Children are encouraged to understand the meaning behind the poppies.

Studies in Year 6 of conflict throughout the 20th century have attracted a particular poignancy. In remembrance activities, the school aims to promote respect in the humanitarian hopes of all those tragically caught up within it.

Year 6 pupils Adam Taylor and Bethany Harvey, who both have connections to the Armed Forces, will also join the parade in Bourne on Sunday and lay a wreath at the War Memorial.