Poppyscotland is the leading charity supporting the Armed Forces community in Scotland.

We regularly work with local and national media to support them with the provision of background information, statistics, access to our research, case studies and spokespeople.  You can view recent press released at our News section by clicking here.

If you would like to speak to us regarding a media enquiry please contact:

David A. Findlay
PR Manager
Direct: 0131 550 1580
Mobile: 079797 35611

Fraser Bedwell
Head of Marketing
Direct (Tuesday to Thursday): 0131 550 1582
Direct (Monday and Friday): 0141 338 6589
Mobile: 07989 419 026


Scotland Head Coach helps send 4.5m poppies on their way

Scotland national rugby head coach Gregor Townsend MBE visited Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory (LHPF) today (Thursday) to be a part of the Poppyscotland ‘National Uplift’ – a special occasion to mark the day that the 4,500,000 poppies begin the journey …

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Great Scottish Walk & Run

Celebrate Armed Forces Day 2017 by going the Exrta Mile for Poppyscotland. Whatever your age or ability, there’s an event for you.

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Poppyscotland Sportive

Following three sell-out years the Poppyscotland Sportive is back on Sunday 24th September with three stunning routes – 45 miles, 68 miles & 102 miles.

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