World record on Southport beach sees more than 6,000 local children form a human poppy July 4th, 2014 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments The event, organised by Sefton Council was away of remembering all those affected by World War One, which broke out 100 years ago this month. 49 schools and nurseries across sefton took part part in creating the largest human poppy in the world. Despite the rain the event ran like clockwork. Below are some photo’s from the event. Above: A number of war veterans supporting the children Well done to all involved, ‘A new Guinness World Record‘. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!