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Offline ABERS

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Tower Poppies
« on: November 10, 2014, 08:28:55 AM »
Saw this this morning and whilst the Tower poppy field is well covered in every kind of media, these image are well worth another look.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-29935592?intc_type=promo&intc_location=orb_promo_footer&intc_campaign=worldwarone_portal&intc_linkname=footer_poppy
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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2014, 11:04:17 PM »
Now that's impressive and tastefully done
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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2014, 05:47:43 PM »
I'm really hoping to get down to London to see these.
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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2014, 06:18:12 PM »
Aren't you too late? I thought they were going to be removed after today, even though they will leave some for a bit longer.
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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2014, 07:47:39 AM »
Taken dowen from today I understand, all sold for about ££20 each.....over 800,000.00 - thats some money for charity.
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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2014, 11:30:20 AM »
Taken dowen from today I understand, all sold for about ££20 each.....over 800,000.00 - thats some money for charity.

I bought one - should come January / February. Nearer £30 with postage too though. Sold out I a told but don`t understand it as they are talking about touring some now. Better not be mine.

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Re: Tower Poppies
« Reply #7 on: November 13, 2014, 09:48:07 PM »
They touring the window cascade and the wave, for the next 4 years then will be in museums - Imperial War and Manchester I think.

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