- public art + people
- can art change the way people feel about their community?
- can public art be something that is already there?
- can public art make people feel safer?
Forget Me Not Commemorative Wreaths for Cheriton
Cheriton / November 2018
With funding from Heritage Lottery Fund, Strange Cargo carried out research online, at Lives of the First World War and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission websites, the Imperial War Museum, at local exhibitions and museums and with support from local historians, which enabled us to develop a programme aimed at showing people what life in Cheriton was like during the First World War. The programme was part of a project called Forget Me Not and in remembrance of the sacrifice of local servicemen and women and their families during the Great War. Research was carried out to identify the names, regiments, date of death and