Tag: Royal British Legion
about 1 year ago
mirror.co.uk

A footballer, bricklayers, Teddy Boys - memories of National Service 60 years on

The Royal British Legion is organising an event at the National Memorial Arboretum to mark the sacrifices of the Nati...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Royal British Legion announce major change to Remembrance Day poppies

The Royal British Legion have announced their 2023 poppies will be entirely plastic free

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over 1 year ago
shieldsgazette.com

'Our heartfelt thanks' - Cadets show their support for Poppy Appeal on streets of South Tyneside

Cadets from Hebburn and Jarrow showed their support for the Royal British Legion this Remembrance season as they took...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

TV personalities Ollie Ollerton and Nims Purja summit Nepal mountain to raise money

The TV stars and former Special Boat Services operatives took on the challenge ahead of Armistice Day

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over 1 year ago
northumberlandgazette.co.uk

New Alnwick branch of Royal British Legion all set for Remembrance Sunday debut

Remembrance commemorations in Alnwick will include members of the town’s newly formed branch of the Royal British Leg...

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over 1 year ago
northumberlandgazette.co.uk

Hundreds of knitted poppies used to create 'Tommy' soldier in Northumberland town

A life-sized ‘Tommy’ soldier made from hundreds of hand-knitted poppies has been created in Wooler.

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over 1 year ago
shieldsgazette.com

'It's time to wear your poppy with pride' - mayor officially launches Poppy Appeal 2022 in South ...

People in South Tyneside are being urged to wear their poppies with pride as this year’s Poppy Appeal gets under way.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

What side do you wear a Remembrance Day poppy? What the Royal British Legion says

There is much debate over whether there is actually a ‘correct’ way to wear your poppy, but what is the Royal British...

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over 1 year ago
liverpoolworld.uk

What you need to know about Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day was first commemorated over 100 years ago

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over 1 year ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Hucknall bus routes operator proud to support Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal

The bus company that operates routes between Hucknall and Nottingham and around the Hucknall estates has been showing...

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over 1 year ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Hucknall Remembrance Day parade is back to celebrate its centenary after controversial axing last...

The annual Hucknall Remembrance Day parade will return in full this year after being controversially axed 12 months ago.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Rail union cancels planned strike action out of respect for Poppy Day

TSSA members were due to take industrial action on Remembrance Day

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over 1 year ago
hartlepoolmail.co.uk

How to take part in wartime-themed event set to return for the first time since the pandemic

People in the town are invited to don 1940s-inspired outfits and have a sing along as a charity event returns to town.

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Couple face £51k bill for bringing home newborn baby from Turkey

Louise Crawshaw- Bowen and her husband Stephen were in Antalya when their son was born seven-and-a-helf weeks early

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about 2 years ago
northantstelegraph.co.uk

Rushden Armed Forces Day parade - picture special

Armed Forces Day takes place on the last Saturday each June

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about 2 years ago
worksopguardian.co.uk

Worksop Royal British Legion to thank public for the success of last year's Poppy Appeal in event

Worksop’s team at Royal British Legion is hosting an event to thank all involved in last year’s Poppy Appeal.

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about 2 years ago
worksopguardian.co.uk

Service held in commemoration of Falklands War at Worksop’s Memorial Garden

An service held to pay respects to fallen soldiers in the Falklands War was held in Worksop today.

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over 2 years ago
mirror.co.uk

Captain Tom memorial sprayed with vile graffiti leaving onlookers 'physically sick'

Captain Sir Tom Moore's ife-sized black silhouette sculpture, which stands in the village of Thistley Meadow in Old M...

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over 3 years ago
mirror.co.uk

Millionaire Tory Mayor charged taxpayers £17 for Remembrance Day wreath

EXCLUSIVE Documents show Andy Street, the multi-millionaire West Midlands metro mayor and former John Lewis chief use...

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over 3 years ago
mirror.co.uk

Rare 2p coin worth £485 in circulation - check if you have any in your change

The copper coin has been exchanging hands for far more than face value since 2014 - with collectors willing to pay as...

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