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This year marks 100 years since the end of the First World War and in ad­di­tion to the pop­pies it pro­duces the Royal Bri­tish Legion is sell­ing a range of prod­ucts for those who would like to mark the oc­ca­sion.

New for this year is the Women Of The War Brooch (pic­tured above right). Ded­i­cated to the mem­ory of the women who served and lost their lives, each brooch comes with a cer­tifi­cate com­mem- orat­ing the life of one of those killed. The brooch costs £29.99 and is avail­able on­line.

Also on sale is the Poignat Pin, a poppy cre­ated from leather by a com­pany in Yeovil which has been mak­ing gloves since 1826 and sup­plied First World War ser­vice­men. All prof­its raised go to The Royal Bri­tish Legion. Go to pop­pyshop.org.uk for more in­for­ma­tion and other prod­ucts

The Poignant Pin, £29.99

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