Purple Poppy Appeal launch

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Purple Poppy Appeal launch.

Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club – Saturday 28th July, 2018.

This brief video highlights the War Horse Memorial Purple Poppy Appeal launch which took place at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club in Windsor on Saturday 28th July. One million purple poppy petals were dropped by Team Yakovlevs Aero display team to signify the service and sacrifice of horses, mules and donkeys in WW1. Also appearing at the launch was acclaimed International Soprano Christina Johnston who performed ‘A Million Tears’ which was specially composed for the project. All money raised will be donated to the Household Cavalry Foundation.