ScotRail Alliance raises record amount for Poppy appeal

ScotRail Alliance raises record amount for Poppy appeal

The ScotRail Alliance raised more than £95,000 for Poppyscotland in 2017 – up 50 per cent compared to 2016. The record-breaking figure was announced as ScotRail Alliance Managing Director Alex Hynes joined Poppyscotland volunteer Martha Dickson, who has collected donations …

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SCOTLAND’S STATE BAND LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE TOUR

SCOTLAND’S STATE BAND LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE TOUR

Scotland’s best-known military band – The Band of The Royal Regiment of Scotland – is to embark on its first-ever nationwide tour with the hope of raising tens of thousands of pounds for Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland. Scotland’s State Band, …

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CLEAR ROAD AHEAD FOR MOVING POPPY THANKS TO NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING

CLEAR ROAD AHEAD FOR MOVING POPPY THANKS TO NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING

Funding announced to create unique mobile poppy truck in WW1 centenary year Inspired by Lt-Col John McCrae’s poem ‘In Flanders Fields’, the poppy is the nation’s symbol of remembrance, compassion, and a shared desire for a peaceful future. Today (Monday …

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SOLDIERS GET ON THEIR BIKES TO LAUNCH POPPYSCOTLAND SPORTIVE

SOLDIERS GET ON THEIR BIKES TO LAUNCH POPPYSCOTLAND SPORTIVE

Soldiers from 2 SCOTS were ready to ride them on the beaches as they get on their bikes in East Lothian to help launch the 2018 Poppyscotland Sportive. The annual mass participation cycling event later this year aims to raise …

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LOCAL SCHOOL WINS PRESTIGIOUS POPPYSCOTLAND COMPETITION

A school on the Isle of Skye has beaten off competition from scores of other schools across the country to win a prestigious learning competition organised by leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland. Primary 4-7 pupils at Bun-sgoil Stafainn (Staffin Primary …

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SCOTLAND’S STATE BAND LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE TOUR

Scotland’s best-known military band – The Band of The Royal Regiment of Scotland – is to embark on its first-ever nationwide tour with the hope of raising tens of thousands (...)

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The Poppyscotland Sportive is back for 2018

The Poppyscotland Sportive is back on Sunday 30th September with three stunning routes – 45 miles, 66 miles and 100 miles.

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