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Poppy Collecting in Stamford

Article posted: Nov 20, 2012 by Sqn Ldr Pass

Once again cadets from 2071 have been out in Stamford supporting the Stamford Branch of the Royal British Legion with the annual poppy appeal.

The afternoon collection team

The Saturday started with a damp grey morning but the cadets rallied around and were soon out and about collecting. In total 21 cadets participated in the collection this year raising a very respectable £573.49p

Cdts Spiegl & White

Mr Rimmington the poppy appeal organiser for Stamford said that he was _“very pleased with the work and effort of the cadets from 2071” when he dropped the results of the collection around to the Squadron this evening. Top collectors on the day were Cpl Williams, Cdt Spiegl & Cdt White who took away the now traditional winners haribo.

By Flt Lt Helen Gibson
OC 2071 (Stamford) Squadron