Christmas Card Competition 2018

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                                                                     MEMBERSHIP CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION

In recognition of the support of Legion members, the Poppy Shop invites you to take part in a competition to design a Legion Christmas card which will go on sale in 2018.

The card can be any design but designs relating to the Legion or the Poppy is preferable. You can produce your design in any way you wish – it can be computer generated, a drawing, painting, collage or a photograph.  

The winning Christmas card design will be produced and sold by the Poppy Shop, which is the official store for The Royal British Legion. All profits made from the sale of the cards help to fund the charitable work of the Legion, providing practical support and advice to Service personnel, past and present, and their families.

What You Can Win

The winners’ name will be printed on their Christmas card design and displayed on our website. They will also receive 10 free packs of their printed cards as well as a bundle of Poppy shop goodies worth £100

Competition Rules

The card design must be original 

Designs can be submitted as either a rectangle or a square, equal to or larger than: 17cm x 12cm rectangle, or 14cm x 14cm square.

If electronically submitted, we will accept the following file types: PDF, JPEG, TIFF, EPS. Please ensure that it is high resolution 300dpi at actual size to ensure good quality print.  

Only one entry per member.

By entering the competition, the prize winner gives their agreement to publicity about their win (or if under 16 this is needs to be given by parent / guardian).

By entering the competition, entrants will be giving the Royal British Legion ownership of their design and the right to use it, but we will attribute the winners name to their design.

The Royal British Legion is compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998 and will not pass the entrants details to a third party.

How to enter

Send your design by email to:

Or post to: Christmas Card Competition, The Poppy Shop, Haig House, 199 Borough High street, London, SE1 1AA

Please include your name, membership number, contact details and your design.

*Please note that if you would like your designs returned to you, please enclose a prepaid envelope and ensure that designs are well packaged to prevent any damages.

The closing date for entries is 3rd May.

Some previous cards sold by the Poppy Shop

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