British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum  

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Everything Else > Other Military Topics

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books  SEARCH
 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #106  
Old 24-09-19, 09:43 AM
mike_vee's Avatar
mike_vee mike_vee is online now
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Uxbridge
Posts: 367
Default New pin

Spotted this new "Commonwealth Pin Badge" on Poppy Shop site a couple of days ago ......... but it was 'out of stock' . Set up an e-mail alert for when it became available.

Got e-mail this morning and immediately placed order , within 1 minute it was again showing 'out of stock' and is not yet available on RBL eBay site.

Edit : I am signed up with Poppy Shop to get e-mail when new products come out but never get any information/alerts.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg common-wealth-pin-badge_1.jpg (28.1 KB, 11 views)
__________________
British Legion/Royal British Legion , Poppy/Remembrance/Commemorative.
Reply With Quote
  #107  
Old 26-09-19, 12:06 PM
mike_vee's Avatar
mike_vee mike_vee is online now
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Uxbridge
Posts: 367
Default

New pin arrived today , larger than expected but a nice one.

I really can't understand the mentality of the RBL/Poppy Shop , this badge is no longer "out of stock" .......... it is now not even showing up on their website !

There has already been the fiasco of the 2019 poppy pin and the D-Day75 pin not being sold by Poppy Shop and ending up only being available to most people on eBay for ridiculous prices (they are now being sold on eBay in 3's and even 10's !).

If they are going to produce these items then they need to have them available to RBL members and the general public .
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Commonwealth of Nations.jpg (66.3 KB, 11 views)
__________________
British Legion/Royal British Legion , Poppy/Remembrance/Commemorative.
Reply With Quote
  #108  
Old 08-10-19, 12:06 PM
mike_vee's Avatar
mike_vee mike_vee is online now
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Uxbridge
Posts: 367
Default Remember Together Lapel Pin

Another "commemorative" pin from RBL , price 29.99 + p&p.

"The Royal British Legion have produced this Remember Together Lapel Pin with 53 facets, representing each of the 53 Commonwealth countries."

Not one that I'll be buying , I'd rather they had made a better version of the "Commonwealth Pin Badge" as this one looks like cheap 'costume jewellery'.

It does come with a "Commemorative Certificate" dedicated to individual Commonwealth service men who lost their lives.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg rbl-002.jpg (23.0 KB, 3 views)
File Type: jpg remember_together_lapel_pin_front.jpg (21.9 KB, 7 views)
File Type: jpg remember_together_lapel_pin_right.jpg (19.4 KB, 6 views)
__________________
British Legion/Royal British Legion , Poppy/Remembrance/Commemorative.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:53 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.