Our American Ambassador volunteer visits Poppy

Monday, September 23rd, 2019 We were delighted and honoured to welcome Margie Shoop, one of our staunchest supporters, and her husband Jim, who travelled all the way from America to Ascot to see our Memorial, and pay their respects to Poppy our War Horse. Last year Margie fundraised on our behalf and presented The Mazza […]

Edinburgh Riding of the Marches

Sunday, September 15th, 2019. It was a fine September day for the 2019 Riding of the Marches when more than 20,000 spectators witnessed hundreds of horses processed up the Royal Mile, in Edinburgh, for the tenth year since the event’s revival – and Alan Carr of the War Horse Memorial and our special guests were […]

Longacres Garden Centre, Bagshot

We are indebted to Longacres Bagshot who are supporting our Purple Poppy Appeal within store, with boxes at every till and prominently displayed in the food hall, cafe and butchers. Longacres is the largest independent garden centre in the south of England. This fantastic centre, located just off junction 3 of the M3, has been […]

Christina Johnston

Christina Johnston Christina Johnston to sing at Purple Poppy Day in Devon. We are delighted to announce that acclaimed soprano Christina Johnston is to be the special guest of honour at Cockington Village Purple Poppy Day on November 2. In true celebrity style, Christina will ride into the village on a horse and carriage wearing […]

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