Poppy Appeal supporters recognised

Royal British Legion Sudbury and District Branch members at the annual Poppy Appeal awards. ANL-150602-121106001
Royal British Legion Sudbury and District Branch members at the annual Poppy Appeal awards. ANL-150602-121106001

Volunteers were recognised at the Royal British Legion Sudbury and District Branch Poppy Appeal Awards at the Masonic Hall, Sudbury, on January 27.

Staff from the Co-op Funeral Service began the night by presenting a cheque to the appeal for £123.

Eighteen appeal awards were given to collectors for five years service, while Ormiston Sudbury Academy, which holds a festival of remembrance each year, was presented with a certificate of appreciation and a branch pennant for its support.

Branch member Shirley Smith was presented with a branch certificate of appreciation for her work, including donating her share from the book No Glorious Dead, amounting to £6,377.