Poppyscotland campaign nets £5m boost for injured veterans

Poppyscotland campaign nets £5m boost for injured veterans

Veterans who receive social care in Scotland will now get the full value of their war pensions thanks to £5 million of funding, Health Secretary Shona Robison has announced. From 1st April 2017, the move will benefit up to 1,300 …

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Winners announced in “Letters Home” competition

Winners announced in “Letters Home” competition

The names of winners of Poppyscotland’s national schools competition have been unveiled from an entry list of more than 1,000 schoolchildren. Our Letters Home Competition 2016 was an opportunity for school-age children to reflect on what life was like for soldiers fighting in the Battle …

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£1 million funding for ground-breaking projects

£1 million funding for ground-breaking projects

Poppyscotland has been awarded grants of almost £1 million following an announcement today (Wednesday 23 November) by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond MP.

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Scotland lights up red in support of Scottish Poppy Appeal

Scotland lights up red in support of Scottish Poppy Appeal

Every corner of Scotland will be glowing red this weekend in support of the 2016 Scottish Poppy Appeal. Some of the country’s most famous buildings, structures and sculptures are lighting up poppy red, raising awareness for the annual fundraising campaign …

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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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