The planting of 9000 crosses to mark the fallen is proving to be of comfort to both families and members of the armed forces.
Lieutenant Colonel Dave Garner says that the new poppy field is important to soldiers as it helps them to see that the community is remembering those who have been killed during active service.
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Prince Harry spent around an hour talking to people involved with Head Start, which provides mental health support to ex-service personnel.
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