CLEAR ROAD AHEAD FOR MOVING POPPY THANKS TO NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING

CLEAR ROAD AHEAD FOR MOVING POPPY THANKS TO NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING

Funding announced to create unique mobile poppy truck in WW1 centenary year Inspired by Lt-Col John McCrae’s poem ‘In Flanders Fields’, the poppy is the nation’s symbol of remembrance, compassion, and a shared desire for a peaceful future. Today (Monday …

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SOLDIERS GET ON THEIR BIKES TO LAUNCH POPPYSCOTLAND SPORTIVE

SOLDIERS GET ON THEIR BIKES TO LAUNCH POPPYSCOTLAND SPORTIVE

Soldiers from 2 SCOTS were ready to ride them on the beaches as they get on their bikes in East Lothian to help launch the 2018 Poppyscotland Sportive. The annual mass participation cycling event later this year aims to raise …

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AIR MARSHAL GIVES POPPYSCOTLAND’S LATEST VENTURE ITS OFFICIAL OPENING

AIR MARSHAL GIVES POPPYSCOTLAND’S LATEST VENTURE ITS OFFICIAL OPENING

Poppyscotland’s newest welfare centre, The MacRobert Centre, which will serve the near-40,000 members of the Armed Forces community living in and around Ayrshire, was officially opened by Air Marshal Stuart Atha today (Wednesday, 21st March 2018). Air Marshal Atha, 55, who …

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UNIQUE SCULPTURE DEPICTING FIRST WORLD WAR ARRIVES AT RIVERSIDE MUSEUM

UNIQUE SCULPTURE DEPICTING FIRST WORLD WAR ARRIVES AT RIVERSIDE MUSEUM

A stunning and symbolic First World War sculpture has gone on display at the Riverside Museum, in Glasgow, as part of the poignant centenary year of the signing of the Armistice. The sculpture, entitled “FRANCE 1914”, was created by artist …

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POPPIES FLOURISH IN THIS YEAR’S FLORAL CLOCK

The finishing touches have been put to Edinburgh’s historic Floral Clock, which this summer has been designed to mark 100 years since the signing of the Armistice, leading to the end of the First World War. The West Princes Street …

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SCOTLAND’S STATE BAND LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE TOUR

Scotland’s best-known military band – The Band of The Royal Regiment of Scotland – is to embark on its first-ever nationwide tour with the hope of raising tens of thousands (...)

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The Poppyscotland Sportive is back for 2018

The Poppyscotland Sportive is back on Sunday 30th September with three stunning routes – 45 miles, 66 miles and 100 miles. Please click here for more information.

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