Poppy Day


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Poppy Day

n
an informal name for Remembrance Sunday
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Noun1.Poppy Day - the Sunday nearest to November 11 when those who died in World War I and World War II are commemoratedPoppy Day - the Sunday nearest to November 11 when those who died in World War I and World War II are commemorated
Canada - a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada; "the border between the United States and Canada is the longest unguarded border in the world"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
holiday - a day on which work is suspended by law or custom; "no mail is delivered on federal holidays"; "it's a good thing that New Year's was a holiday because everyone had a hangover"
Translations

Poppy Day

n (Brit) → ˜ Volkstrauertag m (in Germany)
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THE Royal British Legion raised a record amount during Newcastle's Poppy Day with volunteers collecting four times as much as on the same day in 2016.
The Poppy Day bomb ripped through the Co Fermanagh town while locals were attending a ceremony at the war memorial.
As Remembrance Sunday approaches, David, a Poppy Day collector for more than a decade, is urging people to hunt down some of the estimated 30 million old coins and give them to the Legion's annual Poppy Appeal.
Passengers travelling on the Tube today will hear the familiar voices of Dame Barbara Windsor and Shane Richie urging Londoners to give generously to support The Royal British Legion's London Poppy Day - the largest and most ambitious one-day street collecting event of its kind.
CARDIFF was painted red yesterday to celebrate the city's annual Poppy Day.
BY martin fricker ONWARD, Christian Soldiers has been dropped from a Poppy Day service in case it offends different faiths.
The Old Bailey heard the trigger for his radicalisation was the arrest of his older brother for plotting an Isis-inspired Poppy Day attack.
Before war making memories Men struggling, men marching Ruby Connor, 10, St Matthew's Primary School, Walton A Poem for Poppy Day A HUNDRED years ago in a land far away, Millions of soldiers died to give us our today.
The 25-year-old was speaking at the launch of Birmingham Poppy Day - an initiative he says he is honoured to have been part of.
Prince Harry Promotes Poppy Day Appeal At Buckingham Palace With Legion's Poppy Day Ambassador Barbara Windsor - [(http://au.
In the centre is Denis Grubb, second right and far right are Second World War veterans Joe Ferry at the launch of the Poppy Day appeal in Thornaby
The couple met several servicemen and volunteers selling poppies, as nearly 2,000 troops, veterans and other supporters were hitting the capital's streets for London Poppy Day, with the aim of raising more than 1 million pounds in 24 hours.