and Highbridge Poppy Appeal gets underway
and Highbridge's Poppy Appeal launched on Saturday (29th October)
with collections underway across the two towns.
Royal British Legion is overseeing the annual appeal, which runs
through to 12th November.
and local groups such as the Army Cadets and Sea Cadets, pictured
here, are collecting at the two towns' supermarkets.
Ruth Crosby said: "The Poppy Appeal Collectors are the face
of the Legion during the Poppy Appeal."
help provide as many opportunities as possible for people to wear
a poppy to show their support for our Armed Forces, while raising
year the appeal raised almost £30,000 in Burnham-On-Sea and
Highbridge and it's hoped a similar amount will be collected this
year using the volunteers.