Get on your bike for Poppyscotland

Get on your bike for Poppyscotland

An annual cycling event, which has already raised more than £50,000 for Scotland’s leading Armed Forces charity, is coming back to East Lothian even bigger and better. Poppyscotland’s Sportive event, which takes place next month (24th) and is open to …

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Special Forces veteran’s Pyrenees odyssey will raise funds for Poppyscotland

Special Forces veteran’s Pyrenees odyssey will raise funds for Poppyscotland

A former Special Forces soldier will head to the French Pyrenees next month to undertake a sponsored cycle to raise funds for Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland. Duncan Forbes, who was injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion while serving …

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Wilfred Owen’s historic first steps in Edinburgh revisited

Wilfred Owen’s historic first steps in Edinburgh revisited

War Poet Wilfred Owen’s historic first steps in Edinburgh have been revisited to mark 100 years to the day since he arrived in the city. Organised by Wilfred Owen’s Edinburgh 1917-2017 – a committee consisting of representatives from Edinburgh Napier …

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MILITARY CHARITIES JOIN FORCES TO LAUNCH NEW SERVICE FOR SCOTTISH VETERANS

MILITARY CHARITIES JOIN FORCES TO LAUNCH NEW SERVICE FOR SCOTTISH VETERANS

A new service launched yesterday called Veterans’ Gateway is promising to revolutionise a military charity sector that currently leaves over 61 per cent of veterans confused, by providing a first point of contact for veterans seeking support. Launched ahead of the …

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POPPYSCOTLAND LAUNCHES MOST AMBITIOUS FUNDRAISING CHALLENGE YET

Actors Sam Ducane and Jake Morgan from the Somme-inspired West End production The Wipers Times joined current serving soldiers to get down and dirty in a recreated First World War trench today (Friday, 10th November), helping launch Poppyscotland’s most ambitious …

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Scottish Poppy Appeal

The 2017 Scottish Poppy Appeal will run from 26th October to 12th November. Find out more about going the #ExtraMile this Poppy Appeal.  

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Come Dancing 2018

Have you been struck by the Strictly Fever?! On Friday 16th March 2018 we’re bringing our very own Strictly to the Drumossie Hotel in Inverness! Come Dancing with Poppyscotland will (...)

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