These photos are work in progress shots of Spare Tyre’s float, Poppy and The Spare Tyre Band being prepared for the Lord Mayor’s Show 2013. Images include paintings that have been created by award winning designer Magdalen Rubalcava, poppies being grown by Brockwell Park and Brockwell Park Biodiversity Group, recyclable materials being sourced and props being made by Veolia Environmental Services, as well as poppies and flowers being hand-crafted by Spare Tyre’s participants and volunteers.