Christmas; fundraising; The Poppy Factory

Wrapping up our Christmas campaign

hannah General

Now the festive lights have been taken down and the tinsel put away for another year, we’ve been able to crunch the numbers for our Christmas #WorkingWithPTSD campaign. Our social …

The Poppy Factory; History

Highlights from 2018

hannah General

Wow, what a year 2018 has been! Not only has it marked 100 years since the end of World War One, but it has also been the year we reached …

Coaching For Success

Sam Sowemimo Case Studies, General

Dean Graham, a 37 year old father and a former Corporal in the Royal Logistics Corps, developed a painful joint condition that affected his back while serving. He was medically …

The Poppy Factory; Field of Remembrance; Poppy; History

Who makes your poppy?

hannah General

Jamie is one of the 30+ ex-Servicemen and women employed in the Production Team to make poppies, wreaths and symbols for the Remembrance period. Jamie, like many of The Poppy …

Remembrance Art Trail; The Poppy Factory

Remembrance Art Trail

hannah General

From Monday 29th October to Sunday 11th November, 11 stunning art installations will be exhibited around Canary Warf in this year’s Remembrance Art Trail. The exhibition, which is in association …

The Poppy Factory, Military, Employment, Service, Civilian, Job

New job for Dale

hannah Case Studies, General

Dale, a former soldier who was injured while serving in Afghanistan, will be starting a new job on Monday 8th October with support from The Poppy Factory. Dale said: “I …

TPF @ The London Marathon

Sam Sowemimo General

We would like to say a huge thank you to Jade and Gavin for running their socks off yesterday at The London Marathon. Their support and fundraising achievements so far …

THe Poppy Factory saving Christmas image

David’s Happy Christmas

Tim Husband General

One of our veterans, David, has shared his story with us about how difficult it was for him being unemployed for such a long time, and how The Poppy Factory …

Amputee Riding 100miles for TPF

Tim Husband General

Ex-Army amputee Wayne rides 100 miles for The Poppy Factory in Sunday’s Ride London event   Veteran Wayne Harrod from Cambridgeshire, who lost his leg in the army, will ride …

Exclusive Places in Exclusive London Runs

Tim Husband General

Exclusive Royal Parks run and Richmond Marathon places with The Poppy Factory  The UK’s leading employment charity for disabled veterans, The Poppy Factory, has exclusive places in two of London’s …