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2014/11/23 11:17
2014/11/23 11:17
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This shocking CCTV footage shows the moment a callous crook pocketed a pub's Poppy Appeal box on Remembrance Day. The heartless thief - branded "scum of the earth" was caught on camera stuffing the...
2014/11/23 11:17
2014/11/23 11:17
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2014/11/23 05:44
2014/11/23 05:44
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LONDON, Nov 22, (AP): Artillery booms. A trench comes into view. Soldiers huddle into their overcoats for warmth. The scene is the unlikely backdrop for a holiday commercial that has many Britons...
2014/11/21 19:55
2014/11/21 19:55
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Crystal Bliss and Amy-Leigh Pitt laid a wreath at Menin Gate. Photo: Allan Kendall. PUPILS at a Worle school took part in a four-day course based in Belgium to mark the 100-year anniversary of World...
2014/11/21 17:27
2014/11/21 17:27
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DICKENSIAN EVENING tomorrow, Saturday, starts with the High Street closed to traffic at 2pm till 10pm. The road is closed so that parades, performances, stalls and music and visitors can mark the...
2014/11/21 15:09
2014/11/21 15:09
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It has been shared 433,156 times in the last seven days through Facebook, Twitter and blog posts. The spot follows a British soldier who connects with his German counterpart, who then slips a bar of...
2014/11/21 11:41
2014/11/21 11:41
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The United Kingdome supermarket giant Sainsbury's teamed up with the Royal British Legion to create this Christmas ad campaign. The United Kingdome supermarket giant Sainsbury's teamed up with the...
2014/11/21 10:11
2014/11/21 10:11
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A thief has been branded a "scumbag" after stealing a poppy appeal collection box from a fish and chip shop in Old Coulsdon. Police today released an image of a man wanted in connection to the theft,...
2014/11/21 09:58
2014/11/21 09:58
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HUNDREDS of families braved the cold in Blackburn last night to see Irish popstars Jedward switch on the town’s Christmas lights. The identical twins, who rose to fame on the X Factor, wowed the...
2014/11/21 08:51
2014/11/21 08:51
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Mr Greenwood, 82, had no family to speak of, but was well known as an RAF veteran. So when he died, word went around on internet sites that people were needed to attend his funeral. SSAFA, the...
2014/11/20 21:53
2014/11/20 21:53
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Gavin and Lee Pollock, members of the Chelmsley Wood Royal British Legion for over 40 years, recently joined 800 students at Grace Academy Solihull to celebrate Remembrance Day. The veterans shared...
2014/11/20 19:51
2014/11/20 19:51
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... the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.” In 2008 I had the honour and privilege of carrying the Standard of the National Service (RAF) Association into the RAF Church...
2014/11/20 10:31
2014/11/20 10:31
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Thieves have tried to steal the Tower of London ceramic poppies, according to the artist behind the display. More than five million people travelled to the Tower of London to see the 888,246 handmade...
2014/11/20 08:49
2014/11/20 08:49
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A KENDAL 'knit and natter' group has turned a £50 slice of good fortune into a £1,200 donation to the Poppy Appeal. The group, which meets at the Rifleman’s Arms on Beast Banks, won the £50 after...
2014/11/20 08:48
2014/11/20 08:48
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A great-great-grandfather who flew support for the famous Dambusters will be laid to rest this week. Peter Sheehan was a rear gunner in 211 Squadron responsible for providing photographs of the RAF...
2014/11/20 08:09
2014/11/20 08:09
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Giles Hedger, global chief strategy officer, Leo Burnett As a childish tribute to the Mulberry ad (the best of the crop this year, in my view), I thought I would describe each of these ads as though...
2014/11/20 00:24
2014/11/20 00:24
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From the files of the Forres Gazette of Wednesday, June 12, 1985 Money for old paper! The Earl Haig Fund stand to receive a welcome cash boost thanks to yesterday's news. Mr George Murray, of W. G....
2014/11/19 17:47
2014/11/19 17:47
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Another "inexcusable" theft of a Royal British Legion charity box is being investigated. Surrey Police has released CCTV images from the Wilkinson store in Bridge Street, Walton, following the...
2014/11/19 17:37
2014/11/19 17:37
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A war veteran from Ripley has been housebound for almost a year after authorities deemed him ineligible for a ramp that would allow him to regain his independence. Roy Pugh, 80, who was posted around...
2014/11/19 12:19
2014/11/19 12:19
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A community activist whose life took a dramatic turn when he was diagnosed with cancer is helping to advise and support others facing this devastating illness. Grandfather-of-two Stephen Hindley was...
2014/11/19 09:13
2014/11/19 09:13
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Volunteers have been removing about 75,000 of the flowers a day from the display since November 12. More than five million people have travelled to see Blood Swept Lands And Seas of Red since the...
2014/11/23 11:17
2014/11/23 11:17
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