COVID memorial opens – but plans already in place to burn it down

Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID memorial opens – but plans already in place to burn it down” – below is their description.

People have been leaving messages for loved ones at a memorial to the victims of COVID-19 in Warwickshire.

However, the 20m (65ft) wooden structure, called Sanctuary, will be burned to the ground a week after it opened in a “powerful moment of catharsis to help signal a rebirth”.

It was was erected at the Miners’ Welfare Park in Bedworth, with members of the public invited to adorn the walls with letters and mementoes.

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