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The News and Star
Controversial plans for 105 new homes at Low Seaton given the go-aheadhas approved plans by the trustees of Copsey Family to build 105 new homes at L
The News and Star / Posted 14 hours ago
has approved plans by the trustees of Copsey Family to build 105 new homes at Low Seaton - 100 homes on a field behind the Royal British Legion and five homes north of Camerton Road. However, councillors rejected the Copsey Family's proposal to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Controversial plans for 105 new homes at Low Seaton given the go-aheadhas approved plans by the trustees of Copsey Family to build 105 new homes at L
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 hours ago
has approved plans by the trustees of Copsey Family to build 105 new homes at Low Seaton - 100 homes on a field behind the Royal British Legion and five homes north of Camerton Road. However, councillors rejected the Copsey Family's proposal to... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Dot’s Dollies are in the pink at Chichester2018 season. Bognor seniors’ inter-service and Poppy Day competition held in N
Chichester Observer / Posted 17 hours ago
2018 season. Bognor seniors’ inter-service and Poppy Day competition held in November raised a magnificent £211 for the Royal British Legion, almost double the normal amount – a truly remarkable and generous effort. Thanks went to Bognor member... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former soldier lands Invictus choir spotsaid: “After I was heard singing in a concert with Sarah Dennise, the Veterans’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
said: “After I was heard singing in a concert with Sarah Dennise, the Veterans’ Sweetheart, I was invited by The Royal British Legion to sing at the Trafford Centre for Poppy Day Manchester. “Sarah was leading the concert at the centre... Read more
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The Comet
Hitchin Poppy Appeal raises more than £28,000 for Royal British Legion A Poppy wreath at Hitchin War Memorial. Picture: John Francis The Poppy Appe
The Comet / Posted 2 days ago
A Poppy wreath at Hitchin War Memorial. Picture: John Francis The Poppy Appeal organiser for the Hitchin area has announced that more than £28,000 has been raised in the town... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Henderson presents signed poppy jerseys to the Royal British Legionof support for the Poppy Appeal from Liverpool Football Club and their fans and
Liverpool FC / Posted 3 days ago
of support for the Poppy Appeal from Liverpool Football Club and their fans and I would like to thank them on behalf of the Royal British Legion. “This backing is so important and helps us to raise vital funds to enable us to continue delivering... Read more
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The News and Star
Tributes paid to Workington Town superfandown-to-earth guy." Darts was another massive part of Mr Weaver's life and he
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
down-to-earth guy." Darts was another massive part of Mr Weaver's life and he played for many teams including Workington Royal British Legion, while he was also a passionate fan of Liverpool FC. Mr Weaver also spent a lot of time and made... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Tributes paid to Workington Town superfandown-to-earth guy." Darts was another massive part of Mr Weaver's life and he
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
down-to-earth guy." Darts was another massive part of Mr Weaver's life and he played for many teams including Workington Royal British Legion, while he was also a passionate fan of Liverpool FC. Mr Weaver also spent a lot of time and made... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Christmas trees take over Great Yarmouth Minster for festivalthe trees, including one based under the sea, a train station-themed one, a dis
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
the trees, including one based under the sea, a train station-themed one, a display called A Horsewoman’s Christmas and a Royal British Legion tree of remembrance. Launch of the 2017 Christmas Tree Festival at St Nicholas Minster, Yarmouth.... Read more
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chroniclelive
How to get your hands on NUFC match-worn shirts and help charityletter from Newcastle and the Legion to confirm they are genuine. All proceeds
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
letter from Newcastle and the Legion to confirm they are genuine. All proceeds from the Remembrance auction will go to The Royal British Legion and help support members of the Armed Forces, veterans and their families by proving practical help,... Read more
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The News and Star
New 100-home development set to be given the go-aheadat Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans t
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
at Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans to build 100 homes on a field behind the Royal British Legion, four homes at Hillside, Camerton Road, and five homes north of Camerton Road. Part of the British... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Remembrance shirts up for auctionour 1-0 victory against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in November are no
Chelsea FC / Posted 6 days ago
our 1-0 victory against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in November are now available to buy to raise funds for the Royal British Legion. Also, for the first time, the match-issued shirts from Chelsea Ladies league fixture at Reading will... Read more
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The News and Star
New housing development in Seaton set to be given the go-aheadat Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans t
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
at Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans to build 100 homes on a field behind the Royal British Legion, four homes at Hillside, Camerton Road, and five homes north of Camerton Road. Part of the British... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
New housing development in Seaton set to be given the go-aheadat Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans t
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
at Low Seaton. Three separate applications have been submitted for the plans to build 100 homes on a field behind the Royal British Legion, four homes at Hillside, Camerton Road, and five homes north of Camerton Road. Part of the British... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Appeal to replace photos of veteran’s naval career stolen in burglaryin the Far East and also acted as a music box when opened. Mr Woollands, who i
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
in the Far East and also acted as a music box when opened. Mr Woollands, who is the treasurer to the Acle branch of the Royal British Legion, said around £330 was also stolen during the burglary. A £30 float belonging to the NOMAD theatre... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Gazette News
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Gazette News / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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This is West Country
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
This is West Country / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Bolton News
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Croydon Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Oxford Mail
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Bury Times
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Bury Times / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Gazette
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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guardian-series
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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Harrow Times
D-Day veteran, 96, leaves hospital after claw hammer attackand the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey.
Harrow Times / Posted 11 days ago
and the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. During the party, which was hosted by the Royal British Legion, Mr Booth took to the floor for a dance with Camilla. Joesph Isaacs, 39, appeared at Taunton... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
West Hampstead’s Mill Lane Garden Centre selling Christmas Trees for charitya public meeting with the Met following a spate of moped enabled attacks. Here
The Ham&High Network / Posted 11 days ago
a public meeting with the Met following a spate of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30... Read more
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Gazette News
Meet the 80-old who's still a dab hand on the dance floorher girlfriends she’d tear up the town hall. Later on she cut her teeth and pe
Gazette News / Posted 11 days ago
her girlfriends she’d tear up the town hall. Later on she cut her teeth and perfected her steps on the dance floors of Royal British Legion halls across the county. Sequence dancing is the direction she took the class in but she’d perfect any... Read more
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guardian-series
Descendants of First World War hero attend commemorative ceremony as guests of honourof Waltham Forest Cllr Yemi Osho. A minute’s silence was observed at the Cross
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
of Waltham Forest Cllr Yemi Osho. A minute’s silence was observed at the Cross of Sacrifice with Jonathan Steer of the Royal British Legion playing The Last Post. The group then moved to the nearby cemetery in St Mary’s church yard where they... Read more
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guardian-series
Descendants of First World War Hero guests of honour at commemorative ceremonyof Waltham Forest Cllr Yemi Osho. A minute’s silence was observed at the Cross
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
of Waltham Forest Cllr Yemi Osho. A minute’s silence was observed at the Cross of Sacrifice with Jonathan Steer of the Royal British Legion playing The Last Post. The group then moved to the nearby cemetery in St Mary’s church yard where they... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Seven events happening in Suffolk and north Essex this weekendto do at the weekend? Check out our guide for inspiration, here is what’s happe
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
to do at the weekend? Check out our guide for inspiration, here is what’s happening on November 25 and 26. Members of the Royal British Legion Leiston band performing at a previous Framlingham Christmas Market. Picture: SU ANDERSON Framlingham... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
‘Clean Bandit’ cellist Grace Chatto to switch on Crouch End’s Christmas lightsof moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public
The Ham&High Network / Posted 12 days ago
of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30pm. Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine... Read more
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Gazette News
Veteran's daughter urges council not to remove wreath's from memorialand to the members of the public who placed them there. “People pay for these
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
and to the members of the public who placed them there. “People pay for these wreaths, the money often goes to the Royal British Legion and they should be able to leave them at the memorial and expect them not to be removed so soon. “My... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Jamie Bell and Annette Bening shot ‘Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool’ scenes in Swiss Cottage, Crouch End and Muswell Hillof moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public
The Ham&High Network / Posted 12 days ago
of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30pm. Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Highgate Lib-Dem councillor Liz Morris: ‘It feels as if London has become the Wild West’of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public
The Ham&High Network / Posted 12 days ago
of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30pm. Thieves on moped used hammers to smash... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Alexander Mann Solutions recognised for vital work in supporting ex-service personnel into employmentAccording to the Royal British Legion, working age veterans in the UK are nearl
Online Recruitment / Posted 12 days ago
According to the Royal British Legion, working age veterans in the UK are nearly twice as likely to be unemployed as their civilian contemporaries. The scheme recognises employers which not only support the defence and the armed forces community... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Cumbria's women of the year namedWoman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlis
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 13 days ago
Woman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlisle, is a volunteer case worker for the Royal British Legion, raises money for Cancer Research UK and helped people affected by the 2015 floods. Sue, of Twickenham... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria's women of the year namedWoman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlis
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Woman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlisle, is a volunteer case worker for the Royal British Legion, raises money for Cancer Research UK and helped people affected by the 2015 floods. Sue, of Twickenham... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria's women of the year namedWoman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlis
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
Woman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlisle, is a volunteer case worker for the Royal British Legion, raises money for Cancer Research UK and helped people affected by the 2015 floods. Sue, of Twickenham... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Cumbria's women of the year namedWoman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlis
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 days ago
Woman of the Year. Sue Kaveney, who runs her own HR consultancy firm in Carlisle, is a volunteer case worker for the Royal British Legion, raises money for Cancer Research UK and helped people affected by the 2015 floods. Sue, of Twickenham... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dad offers £1,000 to find toy thiefhad stolen around 100 items, which included sound equipment, lighting from the
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
had stolen around 100 items, which included sound equipment, lighting from the 37-year-old's home, which was above the Royal British Legion Social Club. Among the item's include his daughter, Grace's precious Postman Pat toy box. The... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Surprises in store for Royal British Legion Suffolk Annual Conference – which will be like ‘no other’The organising committee behind the upcoming Royal British Legion Suffolk Annua
Bury Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
The organising committee behind the upcoming Royal British Legion Suffolk Annual Conference says the event will be no like no other – with some surprises in store. The 2018 Annual Conference will take place on Saturday, January 27, in the Needham... Read more
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Stoke City FC
Poppy Shirts Auction - Final Bidshammer.... STOKE CITY are auctioning off limited-edition match-worn shirts for
Stoke City FC / Posted 15 days ago
hammer.... STOKE CITY are auctioning off limited-edition match-worn shirts for the ninth successive season in aid of the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal. First team players wore 'poppy shirts' for the 2-2 draw with Leicester City earlier... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Thorpe St Andrew supermarket offers poppy recycling serviceof the poppy appeal. Picture: Sainsbury's A Thorpe St Andrew supermarket is ho
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
of the poppy appeal. Picture: Sainsbury's A Thorpe St Andrew supermarket is hoping to encourage further support for the Royal British Legion by offering a poppy recycling service. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. The... Read more
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