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 Scottish Poppy Appeal is Scotland’s largest fundraising campaign and takes place annually in the lead up to Remembrance Sunday in November.
Our 2021 Scottish Poppy Appeal reception is available to view here.
Take the plunge this Poppy Appeal and sign up for a personal swimming challenge.
Find out where our pop-up shops will be during this year's Scottish Poppy Appeal.
Join us for a City Poppy Day – a collection day supported by members of the Armed Forces, veterans and supporters, all in aid of the Scottish Poppy Appeal.
In addition to the Scottish Poppy Appeal we run an impressively exciting and diverse year-round programme of fundraising activities.
Each year our Light Up Red campaign raises awareness of the Scottish Poppy Appeal. Be part of something special and help us shine a light on the 2021 Poppy Appeal.
The team at Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory in Edinburgh - around 34 disabled veterans - hand-assemble over two million poppies and 10,000 wreaths for the Scottish Poppy Appeal annually.
The Scottish Poppy Appeal covers every city, every town and every village in Scotland. Each year more than 2 million poppies and 5,000 collecting tins are distributed.
Injured veterans are struggling to access the benefits they need. Together with the Royal British Legion, we're campaigning to get this fixed.
Lt Col. John McCrae's poem was the inspiration behind the Poppy as a way to remember those who died in conflict. His memory lives on today, all over the world.
A free service provided by Legion Scotland to help Service personnel in Scotland at war pensions tribunals.
Find out more information on our Board of Trustees.
Sign up for our 1921 Poppy Pledge. Celebrate 100 yrs of the Poppy and help us raise vital funds to support our Armed Forces community.
We're looking for musicians young and old, and of all abilities, to join in with #iPlay4Peace. Register here to let us know that you're taking part.
Our Come Dancing tickets aren't on sale... yet. Register here, and we'll keep you updated.
Hear, see and feel history come to life. Register your interest to book a Lady Haig's Poppy Factory tour.
Our volunteers are the lifeblood of Poppyscotland. But we need more volunteers. We need you.
Download the music to 'Where the Poppies Grow Tall' and join hundreds of other performers at 3pm GMT (4pm CET) on Sunday 14th November 2021.
Be one of the first to know when the 2022 Tour Experience bookings diary opens by filling in this enquiry form.