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Hi There, I have been very slack in posting how we are going here in NZ. It has been very busy with ANZAC Day approaching fast. At this stage we are at over 26,000 poppies now and still counting and … Continue reading

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Hi There, Our little poppy group is not so little anymore. We have 500 members on our Facebook page and many more non facebookers who are regularly contributing to this fantastic project. When I started this project in New Zealand … Continue reading

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2000 poppies today!  Tremendous effort! Our first poppy display is up and looking amazing and beautiful. There are 700 poppies on the panel.  3 hours to install. The effect I think is breathtaking.  So many people have contributed their poppies … Continue reading

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Hi There,   We have reached 1000 poppies!  We are doing so well.  I am so impressed by everyone who is getting involved here.  It makes me feel proud to be a Kiwi. We have our first poppy making afternoon … Continue reading

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5000 Poppie NZ Update

Hi There Everyone, In NZ we are doing well with the making and collecting of the poppies. Todays count – 813! We have many people here on board now from RSA’s to craft groups. Even schools are getting on board … Continue reading

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