Police in Sussex are searching for a man they suspect of stealing a poppy tin from a Goring store on Remembrance Sunday.
At 1.50pm on Sunday 9 November the man, described as in his early 40s, of medium build, 5'10", wearing a beige baseball cap, dark blue coat and dark trousers with black shoes, entered the Co-op Store in The Boulevard, Goring.
A British Legion poppy collection tin from the tills area. Police are asking anyone who knows the man to contact them.
More than 140 members of the Royal Navy and Marines from Portsmouth have been training ahead of the Remembrance ceremony in London.
The 96 members of the Royal Navy, 8 QARNNS (Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service) and 46 Royal Marines will also be taking part in the Festival of Remembrance.
The members will also be taking place at the Royal Albert Hall and the Lord Mayor's Parade on Saturday as well as the Remembrance Sunday ceremony at the Cenotaph in London.
Marching training for all the events has been taking place during the week at HMS Excellent in Whale Island in Portsmouth.
State Ceremonial Training Officer, Warrant Officer Dickie Henderson said: ‘The best part about this training is seeing the final polished article. Having the sailors go out there on the day and do what they have been trained to do is very rewarding.
"The parade is very important for everybody here. It is a day for remembering the fallen from both the Great Wars and more recent conflicts."
The red poppy has been a symbol of remembrance for those who have given their lives in the line of duty.
The crew of HMS Lancaster have shown their respect by creating a poppy on board the ship.
The company have taken time out of their busy patrols in the Caribbean to remember those who have died.
HMS Lancaster's Commanding Officer, Commander Steve Moorhouse said, "It is a great honour and a privilege for me and my ship's company to make this small gesture to those who have served and been affected by war and conflict.
"I hope this will help symbolise the eternal respect and honour that we all have for those who have made the ultimate sacrifice."