Appeal is launched

NILABE111008a2, John Cam president Ilkeston branch RBL and the Mayor of Erewash cllr kevin Miller at the coffee morning at Ilkeston town hall, raising money for the men and women section, leading to the poppy appeal.
NILABE111008a2, John Cam president Ilkeston branch RBL and the Mayor of Erewash cllr kevin Miller at the coffee morning at Ilkeston town hall, raising money for the men and women section, leading to the poppy appeal.

The FIRST poppies of the year went on sale on Saturday at a coffee moring at the Town Hall.

Mayor of Erewash, Cllr Kevin Miller, officially launched this year’s Poppy Appeal and said: “I am proud and honoured to support this year’s Poppy Appeal and the important and vital welfare and support schemes run by the Royal British Legion both in Erewash and nationally.”

The RBL has appealed for new Poppy Appeal volunteers. Anyone aged over 16 can sign up, call 0800 0855924 for more information.