The Civic Wreath
Laying party followed suit, with dozens of organisations including the Royal British Legion, War Widows Association and representatives from different faiths placing poppies at its base.
20am, while the civic wreath
laying party, including the Bishop of Birmingham, the Right Rev Mark Santer, will set off towards the monument from the Repertory Theatre at 10.
Coventry's civic wreaths
were laid at the memorial by the city's Lord Mayor, Councillor Andy Matchet and Lady Mayoress Caron Matchet.