Fundraising activities are described on this page, and on the British Legion website.
If you would like to make a donation to the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal then please see here, or contact the Poppy Appeal Organisers. All donations are acknowledged.
This is a sponsored walk run by the Berkshire and Vale County of the Legion annually in May. Open to all, this family friendly event invites walkers to challenge themselves to either a 5 or 10 mile circular route, setting off from Ardington Sports Club (OX12 8PF) and returning to lunchtime entertainment. Walkers are encouraged to collect sponsorship for the event with proceeds going to the Poppy Appeal. Charity and youth organisations can enter “teams” and split their teams total raised 50-50 between the Poppy Appeal and chosen charity.
Returning to its full format, the annual Poppy Walk returns in 2022 with a Jubilee theme to be held on Sunday 8th May. Walkers can register from 9am (latest 11am) with the intention that all walkers are completed by 1300, where a BBQ lunch will be calling walkers past the...Read More
Following the cancelled 2020 Walk we're now delighted to confirm the postponed 2021 Poppy Walk is set for Sunday 26th September. A BBQ will be available from 1200 with all walkers expected to have started their challenge by 1300. Arriving at the finish line walkers will be played in by...Read More
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak and the recommendations on social distancing, we regret to announce that the Poppy Walk 2020, due to be held at Ardington and Lockinge Sports Club was cancelled. This is a sponsored walk run by the Berkshire and Vale County of the Legion annually in May. Anyone can...Read More