I couldn’t afford the deposit for the rents for new places. It was the lowest time of my life. I thought to myself: 'You’ve served your country, you come home and no-one seems to give a damn about you.' - Donald
The Poppyscotland Sportive starts and finishes at Prestonpans Community Centre, taking riders through the stunning countryside of East Lothian and the Borders.
Three different routes provide a real challenge for riders of all abilities.
Detailed information to help you get the most out of your Sportive.
Whether you fancy taking on a long, middle, short distance run or hiking challenge anywhere in Scotland, we may well have just the event for you!
Create your own Poppy Bounce event and help our veterans bounce back into civilian life.
Recycling your empty ink cartridges can raise vital funds to help us support our Armed Forces community.
The Band of The Royal Regiment of Scotland was formed in 2006 but Scotland as a country has been immersed in the tradition of military music for centuries.
The 1921 Poppy Pledge is a year-long celebration of the Poppy. Enlist today for our fundraising campaign.
It is really easy to organise and great fun. All you need is some tea bags, some hot water and lots of toast (but you can have coffee and cakes too). Fundraise for us Armed Forces style.
Get in touch for ideas on ways to make your fundraising activity a success. We can answer your questions and send you fun fundraising resources.
Answers to all your 1921 Poppy Pledge questions. Help us raise vital funds for the Armed Forces community.
Taking part in an organised cycling event or creating your own cycling challenge is a great way to raise vital funds for our Armed Forces community in Scotland.