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  • Premier League Clubs support the 2014 Poppy Appeal

    For the fourth consecutive year all 20 Barclays Premier League clubs supported this year's Poppy Appeal over the Remembrance weekend by wearing special-edition 'Football Remembers' poppy shirts.  ...

  • Sky Bet Championship clubs urge fans to join #bidtoremember auction

    Sky Bet, the title sponsor of The Football League, is auctioning a range of signed, match-worn poppy shirts worn by players in this weekend's Championship fixtures – as part of the #BidToRemember c...

  • Bristol Poppy Day tribute honours city's fallen

    On Thursday 6 November, Bristol's commuters arrived to work in a city full of music, uniforms and the smiles of volunteers, all collecting for this year’s Poppy Appeal.  Bristol Poppy Day was the ...

  • Flash mob highlights Birmingham Poppy Day

    Service men and women, civilian volunteers from across the region, staff and the Ministry of Defence turned out in force to support Birmingham's  second annual Poppy Day yesterday. Around 300 peop...

  • Manchester stars wear their poppies with pride for annual Poppy Day

    A host of famous faces from the world of sport and television showed theirsupport for Manchester Poppy Day today, as The Royal British Legion celebrated fundraising success for our Armed Forces. M...

  • Joss Stone to perform at Remembrance Sunday NFL game

    Joss Stone, one of Britain’s leading female vocalists, will perform the pre-game show at the NFL's third International Series game at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, 9 November when the Jacksonville Jag...

  • The Sun launches iPhone app in support of the Poppy Appeal

    We've teamed up with The Sun to create an iPhone app in support of the Poppy Appeal which launches today on iTunes. The Sun's 2 million readers and 800,000 social media followers are being invited...

  • Sainsbury's celebrates 20 years of supporting the Poppy Appeal

    Sainsbury's launched a new television ad campaign last weekend marking the retailer's 20 years of support of the Poppy Appeal. The campaign's emphasis is on the wide range of ways Sainsbury's supp...

  • Joss Stone and Jeff Beck record 2014 Official Poppy Appeal Single

    On sale now ! Help it get to No 1 Grammy and Brit Award singer Joss Stone has teamed up with guitar legend Jeff Beck to record this year’s official Poppy Appeal single. The single is a soulful co...

  • Babs and co
    London Poppy Day 2014 raises over one million pounds in 12 hours

    An outstanding £1.25 million was raised in 12 hours on Thursday 30 October by 2,500 Service personnel, veterans and supporters who hit the streets for The Royal British Legion's London Poppy Day. ...

  • London Poppy Day bus
    Prince Harry welcomes Poppy Bus to Buckingham Palace

    Prince Harry today showed his support for The Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal as the 'Poppy Bus' called at Buckingham Palace on London Poppy Day. The Royal stop was the first on a journey taki...

  • Mind the voices as celebrities take to the transport network to support London Poppy Day

    Transport for London (TfL) has teamed up with a host of recognisable celebrity voices, Football Clubs and performers to encourage Londoners to give generously in support of The Royal British Legion...

  • Judy Murray launches 2014 Scottish Poppy Appeal

    Strictly Come Dancing contestant and tennis coach Judy Murray officially launched the 2014 Scottish Poppy Appeal at Stirling Castle yesterday.  Calling for the public to give as much money as they...

  • British Airways poppy tribute

    To commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth Service men and women in the two world wars and later conflicts, a British Airways 747 has been adorned with a giant poppy. In the cente...

  • More regional Poppy Appeal launches

    Berkshire, Cornwall, Dorset and Norfolk launched the Poppy Appeal in their respective counties during the past week with a variety of poppy-inspired events.  Newbury Racecourse played host to Berk...

  • Boris and Brian are proud and loud at London Poppy Day launch

    London Mayor Boris Johnson this morning launched London Poppy Day, raising the roof of a poppy-adorned Liverpool Street station in an unlikely alliance with English actor Brian Blessed. The Shakes...

  • Bluewater hosts Kent Poppy Appeal launch

    Bluewater Shopping Centre supported the Legion's Poppy Appeal campaign by hosting Kent's launch of the Appeal on Sunday 26 October. Bluewater have chosen the Legion as their charity of the year and...

  • Naval warship helps launch Poppy Appeal in Wales

    Warship HMS Somerset sailed into Cardiff Bay with its horn ringing out on Friday 24 October to mark the launch of the Poppy Appeal in Wales. The 3,500-ton frigate docked in the city's Britannia Qu...

  • GCHQ launches Gloucestershire’s 2014 Poppy Appeal

    Around 1400 GCHQ staff, both civilian and military, worked together to create a giant poppy in the centre of the iconic GCHQ 'doughnut' building in Cheltenham, to launch The Royal British Legion Po...

  • The Angel of the North dons a poppy

    A giant poppy was positioned in front of the iconic Angel of the North today to launch the Poppy Appeal in the North East. The poppy, which is worn to commemorate the sacrifices of the Armed For...

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