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2,000 OLDER ARMED FORCES VETERANS HELPED BY £4M COLLABORATIVE PROJECT

2,000 OLDER ARMED FORCES VETERANS HELPED BY £4M COLLABORATIVE PROJECT

A multi-million-pound programme to support older Armed Forces veterans in Scotland has helped around 2,000 people in its first year. The Unforgotten Forces project is a collaboration of 15 leading organisations, led by Poppyscotland, which is delivering a range of …

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MSPS LEND SUPPORT TO ‘COUNT THEM IN’ CENSUS CAMPAIGN

MSPS LEND SUPPORT TO ‘COUNT THEM IN’ CENSUS CAMPAIGN

MSPs gathered at the Scottish Parliament today (Thursday) to show support for Poppyscotland’s ‘Count Them In’ campaign. By highlighting the knowledge gap that is created by relevant questions not being included in the Census, the campaign seeks to identify where …

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THE FLYING FIFERS READY TO RIDE FOR POPPYSCOTLAND

THE FLYING FIFERS READY TO RIDE FOR POPPYSCOTLAND

A group of cyclists are gearing up for yet another fundraising odyssey to help raises thousands of pounds for leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland. The Flying Fifers will set off on Saturday (June 30th) from Leven and will cycle more …

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SCOTLAND STAR HELPING VETERANS BOUNCE BACK

SCOTLAND STAR HELPING VETERANS BOUNCE BACK

Scotland and Edinburgh Rugby star Hamish Watson hopped to it yesterday to help launch a brand new family fundraiser in aid of leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland. The Big Poppy Bounce will see supporters of all ages descend upon BT …

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