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Prince Harry welcomed soap royalty Barbara Windsor and war veterans as they called into Buckingham Palace to mark London Poppy Day - on a bus. Harry joked that the driver of the 1960s Routemaster was...
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2014/10/30 12:58
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Chelsea captain John Terry are among a number of football figures who will be heard at London Underground stations today as part of Poppy Day. The duo, as well as...
2014/10/30 12:13
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The retailer has signed up to the Ministry of Defence’s Armed Forces Corporate Covenant to make a public commitment to do more to support serving personnel, veterans and reservists. Under the scheme,...
2014/10/30 11:38
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Figures from the Royal British Legion show the total funds generated through the appeal rose from £23.5m in 2006 to £42.8m in 2012. Last year however saw the total fall to £39.5m - which was still...
2014/10/30 11:20
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The Mayor of Luton is encouraging people to buy a poppy in support of The Royal British Legion’s annual Poppy Appeal. They are available at the council reception and other outlets in the town. The...
2014/10/30 10:41
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A poppy seller had his bike stolen as he raised money for army veterans in Cliff Ennis has taken two weeks holiday from his job as a paramedic to sell the poppies for the Royal British Legion on...
2014/10/30 00:51
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Relatives face ban on placing Tower of London poppies on WW1 graves RELATIVES of those who fell in the First World War face a ban on placing ceramic poppies at their final resting places in France...
2014/10/29 22:14
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The images are being offered for £3.99 each by an eBay seller called national_gallery. But tonight police revealed they have contacted the online auction company for advice after the pictures were...
2014/10/29 20:19
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A little girl with a big heart has found her own way to pay tribute to the fallen this Remembrance Sunday – by selling poppies made out of loom bands. Eight-year-old Lois Langley was inspired to help...
2014/10/29 19:48
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Six-year-old Hannah Strachan will be wearing a very special poppy this year . . . for a very special reason. Her dad, Lance Corporal Kenneth Michael Rowe, was killed in action in Afghanistan when she...
2014/10/29 18:34
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A brave hero of World War II will be our Guest of Honour at the match with Tottenham this weekend. Joseph Jones, from Rowley Regis, is a survivor of the Arctic Convoys, where over 3,000 men lost...
2014/10/29 17:01
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The 71-year-old woman was selling pins for the Royal British Legion when thieves struck at 4pm on Sunday. They stole her Black Proton Savvy on Sunday from Old London Road. Brian Godwin, the legion’s...
2014/10/29 16:26
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A FILM depicting a tragic incident involving Colchester’s paratroopers will be premiered next month. Kajaki, which tells of Corporal Mark Wright, 27, who died in 2006 trying to save 3 Para colleagues...
2014/10/29 16:26
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THE parents of three soldiers who lost their lives in Afghanistan visited Colchester to launch the town’s poppy appeal. John Foster, Lorraine McClure and Pearl Thrumble visited Red Lion Yard to...
2014/10/29 15:21
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Sneering Guardian provokes anger after article calls poppy artwork 'Ukip-style memorial' and calls for ceramic flowers to be replaced with bones Written by critic Jonathan Jones, he called it 'trite,...
2014/10/29 13:52
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The Poppy Wall is a place where fans, players, staff and visitors to the stadium are invited to make a donation to the Royal British Legion for a poppy and pin it to the Poppy Wall to remember our...
2014/10/29 13:26
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BURNHAM’S branch of the Royal British Legion is set to re-open just in time for this year’s Remembrance Day ceremony after a surge of interest from the public. The Weekly News reported last month...
2014/10/29 11:01
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Transport for London has drafted in a host of celebrities to make announcements on public transport for the Royal British Legion’s London Poppy Day tomorrow. Commuters will be able to hear the dulcet...
2014/10/29 10:47
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The Royal British Legion, supported by Woking Borough Council, organised the event which was attended young and old, including cadets, war veterans and members of the public paying their respects. A...
2014/10/29 09:24
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Stevenage poppy appeal organisers set £100,000 targetStevenage poppy appeal organisers Pat and Richard Mott Fundraisers are aiming to reach £100,000 for this year’s poppy appeal after it was launched...
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