Long serving Poppy Appeal collector Joyce gets award

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Dedicated Poppy Appeal collector Joyce Doades (front, second right) was the toast of Spalding Royal British Legion on Friday.

Joyce has been collecting for 41 years, going door to door in Weston Hills, and had a bar added to her medal to recognise her long service.

She received her award at a buffet dance at Spalding Services and Social Club.

Collectors also being honoured are Trevor Carr (15 years) and Yvonne Edgoose (30 years). SG280613-237TW