Derby actor Jack O'Connell has launched the British Legion's Poppy Appeal in his home city.
O'Connell stars as Private Charlie Peaceful in the newly released film adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's book, which is based on the First World War.
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Today is Armistice Day, 11 November 2012 which this year coincides with Remembrance Sunday. Find here your nearest Service of Remembrance.
For the first time women who risked their lives for the war effort will be remembered at the Cenotaph this Sunday.