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Concert launches Poppy Appeal

A pop concert for armed forces families has launched this year's Poppy Appeal. Thousands of service personnel and their families wore their poppies during the concert at RAF Northolt in north London.

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Prime Minister shows support for Poppy Appeal

Prime Minister David Cameron has shown his support for this year's Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal by posing outside Downing Street this morning with the Poppy Girls.

David Cameron poses with The Poppy Girls outside 10 Downing Street, ahead of the Royal British Legion's 2013 Poppy Appeal. Credit: PA

The five-strong singing group, aged between 10 and 17, are the daughters of five men serving in the Armed Forces and have released a fundraising single for the Royal British Legion's appeal.

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