‘STRIPES OF PEACE’
On Saturday 24th September 2016 we unveiled a plaque on the Tooting home of Sidney Lewis. He is believed to be the youngest soldier to have served in the British Army in the First World War. We followed it up by launching the new lottery-funded status of our project in St Mary’s Church. Here is a full account of this most wonderful day. Read more…
Now we are climaxing our centenary commemoration with a fantastic community-inclusive arts initiative. ‘Stripes of Peace’ involves people in making tributes to be placed at the locations where the Summerstown182 once lived in time for remembrance weekend.
Have a look at the above film to view some of the brilliant work we’ve been doing over this commemoration period with local schools. Please get in touch if you’d like to get involved!