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DUNFERMLINE SMASHES £40,000 BARRIER FOR SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

DUNFERMLINE SMASHES £40,000 BARRIER FOR SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

Dunfermline was today celebrating the news that the town and surrounding area raised more than £42,000 for last year’s Scottish Poppy Appeal. Christine Evans, the Poppyscotland volunteer Area Organiser for Dunfermline, revealed the sum to be handed over to the …

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A FESTIVE SPECTACULAR IN GALASHIELS! WALKING WITH HEROES IS COMING

A FESTIVE SPECTACULAR IN GALASHIELS! WALKING WITH HEROES IS COMING

After capturing the hearts of the nation with a series of incredible concerts last year, Scotland’s best-known military band has teamed up once again with leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland for a stirring trio of performances across the country. The …

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GOVERNMENT URGED TO SCRAP VISA COSTS FOR COMMONWEALTH VETERANS TO REMAIN IN THE COUNTRY

GOVERNMENT URGED TO SCRAP VISA COSTS FOR COMMONWEALTH VETERANS TO REMAIN IN THE COUNTRY

Leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland is backing a campaign to call on the government to take urgent action to address the issue of former UK Armed Forces personnel from Commonwealth countries having to pay large sums of money to stay …

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SCOTLAND GLOWS RED FOR SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

SCOTLAND GLOWS RED FOR SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

This weekend, more than 120 Scottish landmarks will be glowing red in support of the Scottish Poppy Appeal – with more and more joining the national campaign each day. Buildings large and small – from globally iconic castles to locally …

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