Home Forums Speakers Corner White poppy would you/do you were one? Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post << Prev… Pages 1 2 3 >> Next… White poppy would you/do you were one? Cymro. 13:51 25 Oct 2018 Locked BBC link I have never actually seen a white poppy but if someone wants to wear one then I have no objection. Perhaps those who are trying to organise a "white poppy day" should get some more publicity as I sugested you don't see many of threm about. morddwyd 09:41 03 Nov 2018 The red poppy is in remembrance of those who died for the right to wear a white poppy. john bunyan 10:52 03 Nov 2018 morddwyd Good input; I have an enamel one from my old military unit and buy a normal one . PS Are you OK - have not seen posts from you recenty? Brumas 12:31 03 Nov 2018 Searching through Fran's postcards for future material I came across this very interesting one. The British Legion Poppy Factory, Richmond, Surrey. veining “Haig Fund” poppy petals. Quickbeam 16:22 03 Nov 2018 One great advantage of the humble paper poppy is that it's probably not worth counterfeiting. Belatucadrus 16:33 03 Nov 2018 Be wary when buying an enamel poppy, it seems some are not what they seem. Click Here Belatucadrus 16:34 03 Nov 2018 Ooops, too slow, sorry about the duplication. morddwyd 18:38 03 Nov 2018 PS Are you OK - have not seen posts from you recenty? Yes, fine, thanks. Pretty much in the pink, but I seemed to be calling someone's ire down upon my head every time I posted so retired from the lists! john bunyan 19:39 03 Nov 2018 My enamel poppy came from the HQ of a very secure military unit- no chance of a fake and sales only to former members. Flat Earther 01:30 04 Nov 2018 I always thought the point was to buy a paper poppy each year giving a few pounds to the poppy appeal, not buy a fancy broach and dust it off every year to show some support for the dead. wee eddie 02:32 04 Nov 2018 Several years ago a friend knitted some Poppies, I bought one and each year since I have put the same amount in my sister's Collecting Box. << Prev… Pages 1 2 3 >> Next… This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.