Poppy Appeal

The Poppy Appeal in Cannes-Provence


Last year Cannes-Provence Branch has shown its fundraising skills by once again improving on its Poppy Appeal total. 

So well done everybody, and a big Thank You to all the people of Provence who have been so generous again. 

Poppy People

Anyone interested in helping in the 2015 Poppy Appeal should email our Poppy Appeal Coordinator Andrew Buchanan -

Poppy Appeal locations

Poppies and collection boxes will be available from mid-October 2015 to Remembrance Sunday in November at the locations shown below. In addition, donations by cheque made out to The Royal British Legion and sent to our Treasurer would be most welcome at any time. Poppies can also be obtained by mail from Andrew Buchanan - 

Poppies and Collection Boxes will be at the following locations :
CANNES: Holy Trinity Church, rue Général Ferrié
The English Book Shop, rue Blvd Napoléon
The Station Tavern, rue des Serbes
Morrisons Bar, rue d'Alliese
Association France - Grande Bretagne, rue d'Otan
MOUANS-SARTOUX : Victoria Residential Home and The Grange
British Association
ANTIBES: Antibes Book Shop, rue Auberon
Geoffrey's of London, Blvd Aquillon
The Blue Bar, rue Lacan
VALBONNE: English Book Centre, rue Alexis Julian
Brittain's Food Store
Dr. Ireland's Surgery
MOUGINS: RADA Players Group, Mougins School
ST. RAPHAEL: Anglican Church
FAYENCE : Librairie du Chateau
AEPF - Amicale Europe Pays de Fayence
COTIGNAC:Modes d'Hier Antiquités, Rue des Deux Places. 
La Table des Coquelicots, 10 Cours Gambetta,83570 Cotignac.
Mirabeau Wine Cours Gambetta, 83570 Cotignac.
LORGUES :The Ark Community at Lorgues and Callian 
Anita - VAR VILLAGE VOICE Magazine:
Servane Immobilier, 8 Place Révelin,83510 LORGUES.
The Grillon Bar, 83510 Lorgues
BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF THE VAR: The Chairman has a supply of poppies as do the Neighbourhood Networks (see BA of Var newsletter for contact details and meeting times) of the following areas:
  • Cabasse/Carces/Cotignac/Le Val/Correns
  • La Motte/Le Muy
  • Draguignan/Les Arcs/Le Luc/Taradeau/Vidauban/Le Canet des Maures
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens - Village & La Bouverie
  • Villecrose/Salernes/Tourtour/Entrecasteaux
  • St Maximin/Brignoles/Mazaugues/Meounes/Neoules/Tourves/Pourcieux



Association France/Grande-Bretagne, Toulon,  Var


British Consulate, 24, avenue du Prado,13006 Marseille.

British Council, 521 Avenue du Prado, Marseille.

Poppies and further information from: Andrew Buchanan -


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