City Poppy Days

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Page updated: 02 October 2021

 

Each year, Train Operating Company's extend complimentary travel to volunteers and collectors for the Royal British Legion to participate in City Poppy Days fundraising events across Great Britain.

​​​​​​​Complimentary travel has been agreed to cover the day itself, plus one day either side of the relevant City Poppy Day Appeal event specified, as per the below table, to allow collectors/volunteers to arrive before the events begin, and to return after the event.

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For Rail Staff use:  

Please allow the bearer of the pass you have scanned travel to, or from, the city or location listed on the relevant dates shown below.

QR codes will not operate automatic gates.

 

TRAVEL TO
CITY/LOCATION

VALID
TRAVEL DATES

TRAVEL FROM CITY/LOCATION

VALID
TRAVEL DATES

Leeds

01 & 02 November 2021

Leeds

02 & 03 November 2021

Birmingham

01 & 02 November 2021

Birmingham

02 & 03 November 2021

Manchester

02 & 03 November 2021

Manchester

03 & 04 November 2021

London

03 & 04 November 2021

London

04 & 05 November 2021

Gatwick Airport

04 & 05 November 2021

Gatwick Airport

05 & 06 November 2021

Cardiff

08 & 09 November 2021

Cardiff

09 & 10 November 2021

Bristol

08 & 09 November 2021

Bristol

09 & 10 November 2021

​​​​​​​If there is any uncertainty, please contact your line manager for verification, or refer to the Staff Brief sent 23 September 2021, and allow travel.

Last updated:   06 October 2021