Poppy Pilgrimage



Monday 31 October

  • Coalville Memorial Clock Tower, LE67 3ET (10.00am)

University of Leicester lead: Gracie Birch.

Tuesday 1 November

  • All Saints' Church, Highcross Street, Leicester, LE1 4PH (11.30am)

University of Leicester lead: Eloise Bradfield.

Thursday 3 November

  • St Catherine's Church, LE10 2DE (2.30pm)
  • St Peter's Church, LE10 3AW (Following on from St Catherine's)

University of Leicester lead: Gracie Birch.

Friday 4 November

  • St Thomas of Canterbury Church, Frisby on the Wreake, LE14 2NQ (10.30am)
  • St Michael and All Angels Church, Thorpe Satchville, LE14 2DF (11.15am)

University of Leicester lead: Heather Gordon

  • Village Green, Church Lane, Hemington, DE74 2RU (11.30am)
  • Castle Donington War memorial, High Street. Castle Donington, DE74 2PP (1.00pm)

University of Leicester lead: Jack Castledine.

Saturday 5 November 

  • Heathcote Arms (previously British Legion), LE9 3EG (12.00pm)

University of Leicester lead: Gracie Birch.

Monday 7 November

  • St Andrew's Churchyard, Countesthorpe, LE8 5QX (10.00am)
  • St Bartholomew's Foston, LE8 5WQ (Following on from St Andrew's)
  • Countesthorpe Cemetery, Foston Road, LE8 5QP (11.30am)
  • Northfields Park, Leicester Road, Blaby, LE8 4GQ (12.15pm)

University of Leicester lead: Frazer Stark.

  • All Saints' with Holy Trinity Church, Steeple Row, Loughborough, LE11 1UX (12.00pm)

University of Leicester lead: Jack Castledine.

Tuesday 8 November

  • St Andrew's Church, Main Street, Whissendine, Rutland, LE15 7ET (10.30am)
  • Holy Trinity Church, Main Street, Teigh, Rutland, LE15 7RT (11.00am)
  • St Peter and St Paul's Church, Teigh Road, Market Overton, Rutland, LE15 7PW (11.30am)

University of Leicester lead: Asha Hickins.

Wednesday 9 November

  • Leicester Racecourse, Oadby, LE2 4AL (3.30pm)

University of Leicester lead: Frazer Stark.

Friday 11 November

  • University of Leicester, Fielding Johnson Building, LE1 7RH (11.00am)

Previous locations


  • St. Margaret's Church, St. Margaret's Way, LE1 3EB
  • Carillon Tower, Queen's Park, off Granby Street, Loughborough, LE11 3BJ
  • Hinckley and District Museum, Lower Bond Street, Hinckley, LE10 1QU
  • Main Street, Ratby, Hinckley And Bosworth, LE6 0LN
  • Main Street, Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, LE9 9GR
  • Main Street, Newbold Verdon, Hinckley and Bosworth, LE9 9NP
  • Church Street, Sapcote, Blaby, LE9 4FG
  • The Cemetery (Rose Garden), Narborough Road, Cosby, Blaby, LE9 1TB
  • The Cross, Hallaton, Harborough, LE16 8UA
  • North Memorial Homes & Hall, Stoughton Road, Oadby, LE2 4FL
  • St. Peter's Churchyard, Church Lane, Glenfield, Blaby, LE3 8DP
  • Thornton Primary School, Main Street, Thornton, Hinckley, LE67 1AH
  • St. Anne's Church, Letchworth Road, Western Park, LE3 6FL
  • Walcote Memorial Hall, off Franks Lane, Walcote, Harborough, LE17 4JX
  • South Wigston Methodist Church, 109 Blaby Road, LE18 4PB
  • St. Peter's Church, St. Peters Road, LE2 1DA
  • Church Langton, Market Harborough, LE16 7SX
  • Rothley Obelisk, Cross Green, Rothley, Charnwood, LE7 7PF
  • War Memorial, Main Street, Houghton on the Hill, Harborough, LE7 9GD
  • St. Mary and St. John's Church, Church Street, Rothley, Charnwood, LE7 7PD
  • Oadby Trinity Methodist Church, Harborough Road, Oadby, LE2 4LA
  • St. Michael's Stoney Stanton, St. Michael's Court, Stoney Stanton, LE9 4TH
  • Central Memorial Site, Belgrave Cemetery, Red Hill Way, Birstall, LE4 3BR
  • St Michael and All Angels Croft, Huncote Road, Croft, LE9 3GT
  • Clarence House, Humberstone Gate, LE1 3PJ
  • Castle Hill, Watling Street, Mountsorrel, Charnwood, LE12 7BD
  • Groby Ex-Servicemen’s Club, 16/18 Leicester Road, Groby, Hinckley, LE6 0DJ
  • Melton Road, Barrow Upon Soar, Charnwood, LE12 8PL
  • Barrow Upon Soar Methodist Church, North Street, Barrow Upon Soar, Charnwood, LE12 8QA
  • Community Centre, The Green, Long Whatton, LE12 5DB
  • St. Nicholas' Church, 41 Main Street, Cottesmore, Rutland, LE15 7DH
  • St. Peter's Centre, Storer Road, Loughborough, Charnwood, LE11 5EQ
  • St. Andrew's Church, Lyndon Road, Rutland, LE15 8TH
  • St. Andrew's Churchyard, Ketton Road junction with Oakham Road, Rutland, LE15 8TH
  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Lane, Greetham, Rutland, LE15 7NF
  • Jubilee Hall, Congregational Church, Bowden Lane, Market Harborough, LE16 7AF
  • St. Mary's Church, Main Street, Barkby, Charnwood, LE7 3QG
  • United Reform Church, Chapel Street, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1XQ
  • Syston Memorial Clock Tower, Central Park, Melton Road, Syston, LE7 2HB
  • All Saints' Church (The Churches Conservation Trust), Highcross Street, LE1 4PH
  • St. Michael and All Angels Church, Church Lane, Rearsby, Charnwood, LE7 4YE
  • Burbage War Memorial, Church Street, Burbage, Hinckley and Bosworth, LE10 2DG
  • St. Mary's Churchyard (Wall), Main Street, Queniborough, Charnwood, LE7 3DZ
  • St. Botolph's Churchyard (Wall), Main Street, Ratcliffe on the Wreake, Charnwood, LE7 4SN
  • All Saints Church, Main Street, Hoby, Melton, LE14 3DT
  • St. Michael and All Angels Church, Grounds of Brooksby Agricultrual College, Brooksby, LE14 2LH
  • St. Luke's Churchyard, Church Lane, Gaddesby, Melton, LE7 4WE
  • St. Peter's Churchyard, Main Street, Tilton on the Hill, Harborough, LE7 9LB
  • All Saints Church, off Church Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6AA
  • Oakham Castle, Castle Grounds, Market Place, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6DR
  • St. Mary's Church, Nanpantan Road, Nanpantan, Charnwood, LE11 3YF
  • Victoria Park Peace Walk, Peace Walk, LE1 7RH
  • St. Andrew's Church, Prestwold Hall Driveway, Prestwold, Charnwood, LE12 5SH
  • Wymeswold Memorial Hall, Clay Street, Wymeswold, Charnwood, LE12 6TY
  • St. Mary's Church, The Stockwell, Wymeswold, Charnwood, LE12 6UR
  • University of Leicester, Fielding Johnson Building, LE1 7RH

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