This summer, the Tower Of London was surrounded by a sea of crimson. The installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, commemorated each and every British or Commonwealth fatality from World War 1 by planting 888,246 red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea spilling out and surrounding The Tower of London

This summer, the Tower 2014 installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, will commemorate each and every British or Colonial fatality from World War 1 by planting 246 red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea around the tower.

Tower of London on Armistice Day | 'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' installation of 888,246 red ceramic poppies to commemorate the centenary of World War 1. The final poppy was planted on Armistice Day. The Weeping Window, England | by Elaine Williams #london www.littlemissscrabbled.co.uk

Tower of London on Armistice Day 'Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red' installation of red ceramic poppies to commemorate the centenary of World War The final poppy was planted on Armistice Day. The Weeping Window, England by Elaine Williams

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppies installation at the Tower of London commemorating the First World War Centenary.

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red poppies installation at the Tower of London commemorating the First World War Centenary. I hope to visit London when the poppies are in bloom.

Wilton’s Music Hall, E1 | 21 Amazing Secret Places To Find In London. Wilton’s Music Hall is said to be the oldest music hall in the world. It was founded in 1743 as an ale house for sea captains but became a music hall in the 1800s. Nowadays, it is a beautiful grade 2* listed building, concert hall and events hub.

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Red Poppies all around the moat at the Tower of London. The poppies are part of a ceramic poppy installation called ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’ which marks the centenary of the outbreak of the...

Red Poppies are part of a ceramic poppy installation called ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’ marking the centenary of the outbreak of the.war to end all wars, or so it was hoped.

Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war.

Red ceramic poppies fill the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate every British or Commonwealth soldier killed during the war TITLE

John Griffith "Jack" London born John Griffith Chaney (1876-1916 was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone. He is best remembered as the author of Call of the Wild and White Fang, both set in the Klondike Gold Rush, as well as the short stories "To Build a Fire", "An Odyssey of the North", and "Love of…

Jack London (American author journalist) was successful in the exploding desire to read commercial magazine fiction. His novels he is remembered for The Call of the Wild, White Fang, Klondike Gold Rush, Sea Wolf

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World's largest solar-powered boat docks in London - video | Environment | theguardian.com

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Poppies Pour Like Blood from the Tower of London - This summer, the Tower Of London will be surrounded by a sea of crimson. This installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, will commemorate each and every British and Colonial fatality from World War 1 by planting 888,246 red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea around the tower's dry moat.

In Pictures: Poppies At The Tower Of London

Tower of London - This installation, conceived by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper, will commemorate each and every British and Colonial fatality from World War I by planting red ceramic poppies in a flowing sea around the tower's dry moat.

A boy sits reading in a bombed bookstore, London, October 8 1940  via maudelynn   [source: http://www.theatlantic.com]  Keep calm and carry ...

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop after an air raid on October reading a book titled “The History of London.

Read our tips to grow and care for eryngiums (sea holly) including 'Miss Willmott's Ghost', including how to mix and match with other flowers.

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