London Poppy Day 2017

Discussion in 'Charities and Welfare' started by Joker62, Oct 9, 2017.

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  1. London Poppy Day takes place on 2nd Nov this year. As usual, it covers all mainline and tube stations within the Greater London area. You can just turn up and speak to one of the uniformed collectors and join in on the days shennanigans, there's entertainment in Covent Garden and Leadenhall Market during the day too, so it's not all about standing around collecting.
    London Poppy Day
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  2. beer
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  3. How tamper proof are the collection tins?
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  4. Sealed by the official collectors on the scene and unsealed by the same when it comes to picking up the cash later during the day, you could always bring some stock from the stores to make some cash on the day though.
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  5. I’ll be down evening of the 2nd
  6. I'll be out and about in the City.
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  7. ugly

    ugly LE Moderator

    Thursday is no good, I'll be working that evening. RBL never heard of poets day?
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  8. No point, have you not read the post above yours?
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  9. Will we be seeing you at Cannon Street again this year? You know we have to help the Paras with the reading & writing...
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  10. I'll be making an appearance during the morning then disappearing for breakfast down at Lloyds again.

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  11. Cutaway

    Cutaway LE Reviewer

    Binned due to the RFC being "sick of this damn war: the blood, the noise, the endless poetry."
  12. Alright for some...
  13. You could always join me, it's free coffee and bacon rolls!

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  14. Sounds nice, feels a bit mean to abandon the others though.
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  15. I'm working in the morning, let's do dinner.