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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ALEX MCLEISH HELPS LAUNCH SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

ALEX MCLEISH HELPS LAUNCH SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

Scotland national team manager Alex McLeish was today joined by a team of 11 members of the Armed Forces community, both serving personnel and veterans, to mark the beginning of this year’s particularly poignant Scottish Poppy Appeal. Alex met the …

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“Poppy-up” Shops set to open their doors as Centenary Appeal draws near

“Poppy-up” Shops set to open their doors as Centenary Appeal draws near

Soldiers from past, present and future have joined forces to launch a bumper new merchandise range

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SCOTTISH POPPIES TAKE FLIGHT ACROSS THE GLOBE

Every year, the team of veterans at Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory hand-make five million poppies to be handed out during the annual Scottish Poppy Appeal. It is safe to assume that the vast majority of these stay in the country, … Read more
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WWI CENTENARY – LIGHT UP RED FOR POPPYSCOTLAND AND SAY ‘THANK YOU’

Poppyscotland is looking to ‘Light Up Red’ the whole of Scotland this year in recognition of the First World War generation who served, sacrificed and changed our world forever. The (...)

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