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The Poppy And Other Acts Of Remembrance

Poppy seeds can lie dormant in the ground for a long time. If the ground is disturbed from the early spring the seeds will germinate and the poppy flowers will grow. This is what happened during the First World War

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D-Day – And Every Day

In the 1930s and 40s our fathers and grandfathers fought fascism on the streets of London – and then went off to fight it overseas. Most of them didn’t like to talk about it much. They wanted the country to

Posted in Nationalism, Politics, Power, Remembrance