veterans turned railway workers launch ScotRail Alliance Poppy appeal

veterans turned railway workers launch ScotRail Alliance Poppy appeal

The ScotRail Alliance has launched its campaign in support of the 2017 Scottish Poppy Appeal – with the help of two veterans who now work on the railway. As part of its campaign to encourage customers to ‘go the extra …

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MANY SMALL THINGS MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE FOR POPPY APPEAL

MANY SMALL THINGS MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE FOR POPPY APPEAL

A stunning poppy-shaped art installation has begun blooming at Glasgow’s Buchanan Galleries shopping centre as part of the 2017 Scottish Poppy Appeal. Designed by renowned artist Mark Humphrey, the artwork was unveiled by Armed Forces veterans who will be part …

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FUNDRAISING VETERAN JOINS PUPILS TO LAUNCH 2017 SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

FUNDRAISING VETERAN JOINS PUPILS TO LAUNCH 2017 SCOTTISH POPPY APPEAL

A veteran and Poppyscotland beneficiary was joined by primary school pupils at the old Forth crossing today to launch the 2017 Scottish Poppy Appeal. Corporal Andrew McIntosh, 44, who served for 14 years with the 22nd Cheshire Regiment and saw …

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£4M PROJECT TO SUPPORT OLDER VETERANS IS LAUNCHED

£4M PROJECT TO SUPPORT OLDER VETERANS IS LAUNCHED

A £4 million programme to support older Armed Forces veterans in Scotland has been officially launched. The Unforgotten Forces project, launched by Scottish Veterans Commissioner Eric Fraser CBE at the Legion Scotland Club in Grangemouth today, will fund a programme …

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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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