The ceremony to name the new town green in Oswestry "Wilfred Owen Green" took place on Saturday October 9th.
Peter Owen, the nephew of Wilfred Owen and President of the Wilfred Owen Association, read two of Wilfred's poems and released a white dove as a symbol of peace.
Click here for photographs. These photographs were kindly supplied by June McCarthy from Oswestry.
A short film of Peter Owen releasing the dove, taken by
The Best Of Oswestry, is available on YouTube.