VETERANS HAVE THEIR VOICES HEARD

VETERANS HAVE THEIR VOICES HEARD

Older Armed Forces veterans gathered at an event this week to share their views on what’s important to them – and now the outcome of these discussions will be shared with ministers later in the year. The event, which took …

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D-DAY VETERANS HONOURED AT COMMEMORATE SERVICE

D-DAY VETERANS HONOURED AT COMMEMORATE SERVICE

The heroes who served and fell on D-Day were commemorated at a poignant service and reception in Edinburgh today (Thursday, 6th June), marking the 75th anniversary of the iconic landings. Several Scottish veterans who battled through Normandy during that pivotal …

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VETERANS IN PICTURES AHEAD OF POIGNANT RETURN TO NORMANDY

VETERANS IN PICTURES AHEAD OF POIGNANT RETURN TO NORMANDY

Six Scottish veterans are today embarking on a poignant pilgrimage to the beaches of Normandy as part of the commemoration to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day. To mark the important milestone Legion Scotland and Poppyscotland have commissioned a …

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UNFORGOTTEN FORCES EVENT FOR MILITARY VETERANS IS COMING TO AYRSHIRE!

UNFORGOTTEN FORCES EVENT FOR MILITARY VETERANS IS COMING TO AYRSHIRE!

A group of organisations that together have helped 7,000 older Armed Forces veterans across Scotland in the past year and a half will be hosting an event in Ayrshire next week to spread the word of what support is on …

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SCOTLAND’S BEST-KNOWN MILITARY BAND TO TOUR AGAIN FOR POPPYSCOTLAND

After capturing the hearts of the nation with a series of incredible concerts last year, Scotland’ best-known military band is teaming up once again with leading Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland (...)

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CAITLIN DOING HER BIT FOR POPPYSCOTLAND WITH ALPS ADVENTURE

A teenager from Glasgow has set off to the Alps where she will climb three mountains to raise money for Poppyscotland. Caitlin Connor, 15, has chosen to support the leading (...)

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POPPYSCOTLAND WANTS YOU TO RIDE LIKE THE WIND (FARM)

It has raised more than £200,000 for the country’s Armed Forces community and now Poppyscotland’s nationally-renowned Sportive is set to return for a sixth time later this year. The annual (...)

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