Dates for your diary

Going the #extramile this Poppy Appeal

If you fancy doing something different this Poppy Appeal, we have a range of challenge events planned for this Remembrance Period. So why not get your trainers on and go the extra mile for our Armed Forces community. Click here to find out how you could go the #ExtraMile this Poppy appeal.

4th November – Stirling’s Toughest
Choose between 1 or 2 laps around Stirling Castle in this 4.1km route.

5th November – Men’s 10K Edinburgh
Run through the centre of Edinburgh in this 10K suitable for first timers.

10th-12th November – The Kelpies Supernova 5k
Get up close to the famous 30 metre high Kelpies in this 5K race.



Christmas gifts that make a life-changing difference!

From Christmas cards and stocking fillers, to pin badges and polo shirts, you’ll find a huge choice of Poppyscotland gifts in our official Merchandise Brochure and on our online shop. Products start from just £2 – and every purchase helps to support veterans.  Click here to visit our online shop.


Diary dates 2017

30th October – Opening of the Garden of Remembrance, Edinburgh

31st October – Opening of the Garden of Remembrance, Glasgow

1st November – Opening of the Garden of Remembrance, Inverness

1st November – Aberdeen Poppy Day

2nd November – Edinburgh Poppy Day

10th November – RSNO First World War Centenary Concert, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

11th November – Poppy Saturday and Armistice Day

11th November – RSNO First World War Centenary Concert, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

12th November – Remembrance Sunday



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