Help those who suffered in conflict
MADAM - Remembrancetide commences tomorrow, October 24, and continues through to November 11.
MADAM - Remembrancetide commences tomorrow, October 24, and continues through to November 11. This short period of time represents the peak period of fundraising efforts for the Poppy Appeal, but the welfare work of the Royal British Legion continues throughout the year. Last year a total of �7,633 was raised in Sidbury, Sidford and Newton Poppleford and the RBL are very grateful to all of you who contributed or assisted in any way
We all see, regularly, on the news bulletins the pictures of soldiers returning from Afghanistan and the response of the people of Wootton Basset to the return of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Whether or not we agree with the involvement of our brave men and women in this conflict, they need our support, as do their families. We must also not forget those who have served in earlier conflicts and who are still bearing the scars of war, be they mental or physical, and their families who support and care for them.
May I please ask you to give as generously to the appeal as you possibly can, either by donating to the house to house collectors who come knocking at your door, or at one of the business premises where a Poppy Box is on display.
You may also want to watch:
Poppy Appeal Organiser
Sidbury and Sidford RBL
- 1 Review: Two rising stars shine bright in Sidmouth
- 2 Restarting the town band is music to the ears
- 3 New Ottery business aims to be far more than a shop
- 4 Remembering the golden age of Exmouth
- 5 Manor Pavilion reopens with festival of summer plays
- 6 Cotton Traders announce Sidmouth opening date
- 7 Supermarket makes a super gesture to help community food charity
- 8 Sidmouth charity shop needs your donations!
- 9 Batty fun activities for all at donkey sanctuary
- 10 Important not to let celebrations get out of hand
Ashburn, School Street, Sidford