WWI Centenary: The poppies worn to commemorate those killed in battle since the first world war have an enduring impact in Britain a century on

AFP: Poppies' enduring impact in Britain a century on from WWI

WWI Centenary: The poppies worn to commemorate those killed in battle since the first world war have an enduring impact in Britain a century on

In a London factory, military veterans have spent all year making the artificial red poppies that millions will wear in their lapels as Britain marks the World War I armistice centenary.

Credit: AFP