By taking a paint brush to a war memorial in Hyde Park, the Duchess of Cornwall lent her support to a new campaign called 'In Memoriam 2014'.
It aims to protect the nation's war memorials by marking them with 'SmartWater' - a traceable liquid that should deter metal thieves.
Project Manager Jon Teare explains more in the clip below.
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What a year it's been full of ups and down, turmoil and change and it seems events here in London have got the entire nation talking.
They took a week-and-a-half to put up and cost £30,000.
The shop has been criticised by passers-by and in online forums for selling Union flag socks, chair and telephones.