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BREAKING NEWS! POPPYSCOTLAND LAUNCHES LEARNING COMPETITION

BREAKING NEWS! POPPYSCOTLAND LAUNCHES LEARNING COMPETITION

Calling all schools! Leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland has joined forces with STV News to launch its eagerly-awaited Learning Competition for 2018 which calls on P4-S3 pupils to produce their own news story by imagining how they would report the …

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EDINBURGH POPPY DAY A GREAT SUCCESS!

EDINBURGH POPPY DAY A GREAT SUCCESS!

The sun shone and the tins filled up as thousands turned out to donate and be entertained at the fifth annual Edinburgh Poppy Day. In St Andrew Square, and across the rest of the city, scores of collectors were out …

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INSTALLATION SAYS THANK YOU TO EDINBURGH’S WAR POETS

INSTALLATION SAYS THANK YOU TO EDINBURGH’S WAR POETS

A striking 32-metres-long red thread containing the words of War Poet Wilfred Owen has been unveiled at Edinburgh Napier University’s Craiglockhart Campus to mark the start of the 2018 Poppy Appeal. It is one part of a nationwide network of …

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THOUSANDS OF VETERANS HELPED BY POPPYSCOTLAND INVERNESS

THOUSANDS OF VETERANS HELPED BY POPPYSCOTLAND INVERNESS

Scotland’s leading Armed Forces charity today published the findings of an independent impact study which evaluated the first five years of Poppyscotland’s Inverness Welfare Centre. More than 3,000 individuals of all ages and service backgrounds have been helped since the …

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