Dates for your diary

Challenge yourself

If you fancy taking on a challenge to raise funds for our lads ‘n’ lassies, we have a whole range of exciting sporting events for you to choose from. This year we’ve added an exciting new challenge to our events calendar – The Kiltwalk. The first Kiltwalk will be in Glasgow on 30th April, but there are walks planned all over Scotland during the year. So why not put on your kilt and raise money for our Armed Forces community. To find out more please call: 0141 338 6584, or email fundraiseforus@poppyscotland.org.uk.

Tea & Toast

Raise funds for the Armed Forces community in Scotland by hosting your own Tea & Toast event with your friends and family. It’s easy to do: all you need are some tea bags, hot water and lots of toast! Fancy a slice of the action? Our fundraising team are here to help you organise your event, so either email fundraiseforus@poppyscotland.org.uk or call 0131 550 1579.

Diary dates 2017

30th April – Glasgow Kiltwalk

28th May – Edinburgh Marathon

2nd June – Govan Fair Parade

4th June – Aberdeen Kiltwalk

17th & 18th June – Great Scottish Walk & Run

24th June – Poppyscotland Reel Mansfield Traquair, Edinburgh

24th June – We’ll be attending Armed Forces Day activities across Scotland

19th & 20th August – Galloway Country Fair

24th Sept – Poppyscotland Sportive. The Sportive is primarily in East Lothian

10th Nov – RSNO First World War Centenary Concert, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

11th Nov – RSNO First World War Centenary Concert, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Special events

Poppyscotland is privileged to partner with some very special events throughout the year. You can see a few highlights on the calendar above and to find out more please visit www.poppyscotland.org.uk

News

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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Events

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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Events

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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