Women at War
9th – 11th November
TISBURY FLOWER GROUP presents A FLORAL TRIBUTE TO WOMEN IN WORLD WAR 1
Friday 9th, Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th November from 10 am. till 4. pm
St Andrew’s Chapel in Tisbury Parish Church.
Entrance is free.
However a donation will be made to The First Aid Nursing Yeomanry
(FANYS) who are still active aiding our Military Personnel in this country and abroad.
The Flower Group will be staging seven displays, one of which will be in excess of 1200 poppies which have been knitted by our members. The other displays will feature the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry; Tisbury Hospital which cared for more than 1400 men during and after the War; Women’s Role in Agriculture; the Munitionettes who lost many women whilst working in the Munitions factories; the Women’s Royal Naval Service; Votes for Women and The Dick and Kerr Women’s Football team!.
The event will be opened by Clare, Lady Margadale on Friday 9th November at 10.a.m.
We would love to see you over this very special weekend.