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The Weeping Window sculpture has won an honour at the Enjoy Staffordshire Tourism Awards at the National Memorial Arboretum.

The Window was on display at Middleport Pottery in Stoke-on-Trent from early August until September 16 before moving on.


The National Memorial Arboretum has opened its doors again as the Royal British Legion marks the centenary of the end of the First World War in 1918.

As the nation prepares for Armistice Day on Sunday, the national monument has unveiled a Field of Remembrance which will cover the grounds with more than 18,000 tributes from both the public and servicemen and women.

News Weeping Window at Middleport Pottery

More than 122,000 people came to Middleport Pottery to visit the Poppies: Weeping Window sculpture.
The handmade ceramic poppy display was there for a six week period as part of 14-18 NOW’s UK-wide tour of the poppies which commemorates soldiers who died in the First World War.