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Poppyscotland provides life-changing support for the Armed Forces community in Scotland. Follow us for all the latest news and tweet us with your comments.

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Looking for a new job? Come and join #TeamPoppy. We’re looking for maternity cover for our Grants Coordinator and a… https://t.co/Z7xpFHigdROur Welfare Support Service team are able to support Veterans across the whole of Scotland in a local capacity. Rec… https://t.co/mORzHM59d3
7/6
2020
Looking for a new job!! Come and join #TeamPoppy. We’re looking for maternity cover for our Grants Coordinator and… https://t.co/ugrujKpBhuAmazing - this funding will help us to continue providing vital services to members of the Armed Forces via ASAP.… https://t.co/zcpK4lYI2EPoppyscotland can provide tailored support and funding. Recently we were able to help a couple secure funding for a… https://t.co/JsCRaqDJyh
7/3
2020
What a shame Arthur didn't get to attend The Queen's annual Garden Party at The Palace of Holyroodhouse yesterday.… https://t.co/IJrjcxYYzBDo you think you can take on the #twopointsixchallenge for Poppyscotland? You could try 26 difference recipes or ru… https://t.co/pp4U0XNm8o
7/2
2020
Today marks the one-year anniversary of our Welfare Support Team! Our team is based across Scotland so we can reach… https://t.co/T9vz5bfsfZ
7/1
2020
Our Welfare Support Service team are here to support and advocacy to vulnerable members of the Armed Forces communi… https://t.co/f8yVAyQytWBrilliant!😂 Are you taking part in the Dundee virtual Kiltwalk? Find out more here: https://t.co/QVgta1ekwI https://t.co/IyY77M1wnQTake part in the Dundee virtual @thekiltwalk to support the Armed Forces community in Scotland. Join us on the 3rd… https://t.co/zwIxmhJrDPHuge congratulations to Kevin who has won the @Team_Scotland award! Kevin spends so much of his time giving back to… https://t.co/FVF5v9X6KB
6/30
2020
Inspired by an #RAF Spitfire marking 75 years VE Day, talented Ayden and #ForcesVoices U18 winner used 100% recycla… https://t.co/VnHnIDLClS
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandUnfortunately, due to COVID-19 we have to sadly announce the cancellation of the Poppyscotland Sportive 2020. In t… https://t.co/j7ur08NvLh
6/29
2020
As it is #ArmedForcesWeek we would like to remind you that Veterans and their families need your help now more than… https://t.co/E3w5z8N5hxAre you a Veteran who is unemployed or searching for a new job? Poppyscotland is here to help. Recently, we were ab… https://t.co/cZSA9uMPdU
6/28
2020
It’s #ArmedForcesDay! Today we celebrate the achievements of our Armed Forces. You can get involved by taking a pho… https://t.co/GqqxQ56LZH
6/27
2020
Recently we were able to support a Veteran living with Arthritis by making adaptions to his home which helped him b… https://t.co/pwfn9brfNRAs this week is #ArmedForcesWeek, we would like to remind you that the Unforgotten Forces project is still providin… https://t.co/wBfNyYwxmR
6/26
2020
This Saturday is #ArmedForcesDay, join us in saluting our Armed Forces. This week we show our appreciation to all m… https://t.co/tJGwLZ9fNiToday marks 70 years since the start of the Korean War, a conflict that has never formally ended. Join us as we rem… https://t.co/4jrGWTHPpT
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandHow are @poppyscotland marking #ArmedForcesDay this year? Watch the video for details. You can find out about other… https://t.co/WmTq0Cbu6q
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandThe Dundee @thekiltwalk has gone virtual! Take part on the 3rd to 5th of July by walking a distance of your choice… https://t.co/bt4MCVPyE0
6/25
2020
One of our beneficiaries, Kevin Brookes, has been nominated for a @Team_Scotland award! He is an inspiration to us… https://t.co/eZVw6VukPIAs today is #ReservesDay, we want you to know that Poppyscotland is here to support all members of the Armed Forces… https://t.co/VvdQ4M1WqrIt’s #ReservesDay! We would like to say a special thank you to reservists across Scotland for their invaluable cont… https://t.co/0jKmInQO5r#TheBeachesOfStValery got over 20,000 views during last weeks @poppyscotland commemoration of #StValery80 @51HD ac… https://t.co/akLIcBPPcS
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6/24
2020
This Saturday is #ArmedForcesDay! You can join in the celebrations by holding a virtual gathering with friends and… https://t.co/taWWkEMw50Thank you so much to @whyteandmackay for their kind donation of over 100 bottles of hand sanitizer. We’ll use these… https://t.co/VmORiep6DOThis week is #ArmedForcesWeek: although we can't celebrate the work of the Army as we'd wish, we have put together… https://t.co/N6q6uA1SHG
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6/23
2020
Buy your charity place for the @nessmarathon this October! Endorphins are a great way to feel good during this peri… https://t.co/U4P7OpPSp6
6/22
2020
#OnThisDay in 1919 the Scapa flow scuttling took place. This was a deliberate act as a German commander ordered the… https://t.co/vLv56KigSk
6/21
2020
Our Welfare Centres may be closed, but our services are not. This is a challenging time for many of us, which is wh… https://t.co/moMtDOlJQK
6/20
2020
@RFEA_UK @Soldierscharity @CODE4Vets @CTPinfo @Greenwich_Hosp @HelpforHeroes @LloydsofLondon @RAFBF @PoppyLegionhttps://t.co/HLgvUaqZ59Veterans Chaplaincy Scotland has launched to provide pastoral support to the Armed Forces community during this cha… https://t.co/IglznIZH1D
6/19
2020
Did you know we can provide tailored support and funding to support Veterans and their families? #WeAreHere If you… https://t.co/UZvo0tpVk8 @afc42 @AngusMacNeilSNP Hi Ian, thanks for your comment. The poppy in our logo is the Scottish Poppy logo, differen… https://t.co/BDgR4N3qmeWe are deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Dame Vera Lynn, aged 103. She will always be remembered by the… https://t.co/iq5geMnTVzRead about how the Poppy Factory have continued to make poppies for this years Annual #ScottishPoppyAppeal during l… https://t.co/Q6UYc4oCbh
6/18
2020
The @nessmarathon is the perfect challenge to kick-start yourself back into training. We would love to see you cros… https://t.co/CyydtuAv1Phttps://t.co/3BJFCAOy4F @FirstLothian @VnF_LP @ScotVeteranComm @AlastairBruce_ @LegionScotland @poppyscotlandhttps://t.co/8uN5Nq67VF
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandTune in today at 11am to hear Jo Brand discuss how she survived 30 years in the industry. #Bravo22Live https://t.co/073LGpY121
6/16
2020
In response to the Covid-19 pandemic Poppyscotland is working with colleagues @PoppyLegion so that veterans in Scot… https://t.co/ZDESI5D7tzOn Friday hundreds of pipers came together in a stunning tribute to mark the 80th anniversary of the battle at St V… https://t.co/JVL3Xz3wNq
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6/15
2020
#OnThisDay in 1982 the Falklands War came to an end. More than 900 people died in the conflict, which lasted for 74… https://t.co/O4jxAQ2FjA
6/14
2020
Last month we made over 687 welfare calls to Veterans to check in during this difficult time. Social isolation can… https://t.co/HfxYpFqElL
6/13
2020
Today’s #Cycle along the coast to #Skelmorlie and #Wemyssbay beautiful ⁦@inverclyde⁩ taking a breather at the war m… https://t.co/SWb8C0hdgh
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandAs the #StValery80 commemorations come to a close, our Twilight Tribute allows us to commemorate the bravery and fo… https://t.co/20NQohqonf#StValery80 51st Division remembered in Chelmsford https://t.co/xv2Ew34PBL
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandPipers in Larkhall on the anniversary of the 51st Highland Division surrender at St Valery. https://t.co/f7nXgLhVof
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandStill more beautiful #StValery80 clips flooding in. Here’s a masterful performance from Captain Stuart Samson MBE f… https://t.co/y94oFNMLEMIn #Ullapool people left flowers on their doorsteps to remember #StValery80. Pipes were also played in the village. https://t.co/cCsV2Mr1iP
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Retweeted by PoppyscotlandWonderful that @FettesCollegePB Pipe-Major Monty H was able to virtually join OF pipers and pipers accross the coun… https://t.co/H6qyvNK1uG
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandWe’ve got a stunning #StValery80 tribute concert starting on YouTube now. Tune in now to see special performances f… https://t.co/e7lShDZvg1Thanks to Pipe Major Brodie Watson-Massey from George Heriot's School for playing the 'Heroes of St. Valery' as a t… https://t.co/BokbsGpWkN
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandLovely wee ceremony in Edinburgh this morning to commemorate & remember the sacrifice of the many Scottish and Fren… https://t.co/jUQFov7M0o
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandMore images coming from #StValery80 commemorations across the country and around the world. This was taken this mor… https://t.co/sMtKak5XOy @Stuart_Hepburn @poppyscotland @PlayPiePint @RCET_Scot @PoppyLegion @JimHunter22 I watched the play this afternoon,… https://t.co/eeMT5BdKVQ
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandA true hero. Please pass on our best wishes to Eric #StValery80 https://t.co/n8ERDEPrJe @LordProvostAbdn @BoxyPB @AberdeenCC @LegionScotland @RCET_Scot @ghmuseum Thanks for your support todayThe Lord Provost of Aberdeen joined pipers Neil Mitchell and his son from @BoxyPB to mark the 80th anniversary of… https://t.co/bxcCtVixUT
Retweeted by Poppyscotland @poppyscotland My father Cyril Caie was captured at St Valery and spent 5 years a POW never spoke of the war or th… https://t.co/Dwi1tArsnS
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandAn amazing commemoration of the 51st Highland Division’s stand at St Valery. Thanks to all who took part.… https://t.co/ovQrEtk1bI
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandWe are blown away with the beautiful flowers that were put outside the houses of St Valery Place in Ullapool today… https://t.co/ADNRaUPYhy
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandLocal people from St Valery paying their respects to 51st Highland Division #StValery80 https://t.co/916RoZARgO
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandPipers around the world have paid tribute to the thousands of Scots who were killed at the Battle of St Valery 80 y… https://t.co/fN54eBIG9B
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandAs the Piper to the Lord Provost of Edinburgh, I was honoured to lead commemorations in a tribute to thousands of S… https://t.co/9OkS5NDbNt
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandDonald Smith with pipers marking #StValery80 today in #Forres. https://t.co/x0jWLoTjK6
Retweeted by Poppyscotland🎶Very proud of Graeme one of our @MeldrumAca pipers playing @EatOnTheGreen1 today in Rembrance of the… https://t.co/hF7yknZqD3
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandPipe Major Monty H joined other Fettesians and pipers across the country piping in memory of all those involved in… https://t.co/34wa7xljNd
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandWe are blown away with the beautiful flowers that were put outside the houses of St Valery Place in Ullapool today… https://t.co/0XjdkQoOgq
Retweeted by Poppyscotland @UllapoolMuseum What a lovely touchWe are blown away with the beautiful flowers that were put outside the houses of St Valery Place in Ullapool today… https://t.co/TtvtE6pAZJ
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandA little Friday night music for you. Here’s Padre MacLeod playing ‘Heroes of St Valery’ to commemorate the 80th an… https://t.co/8I8KbDZg48
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandPlease join us now for our live #StValery80 debate. @neiledinburgh from @aberdeenuni leads a panel of esteemed hist… https://t.co/UVkFOM2Z4RFantastic. Thanks for your support. #StValery80 https://t.co/0gdnDE3MHv @LucyMac08 @poppyscotland Thank you for sharing. My grandfather Alexander Hogg fought at St. Valery, captures and s… https://t.co/j8eeomh9XT
Retweeted by Poppyscotland @SuffolkHarpist @neiledinburgh The tribute concert starts at 9pm.Thanks @USAmbUK for your support, and for helping to ensure the #Forgotten51st are forgotten no more #StValery80https://t.co/x4xibRsFm0Thank you for sharing your Grandfather's story and poetry, and for helping us to shine a light on #StValery80 https://t.co/l1b8qFHaYeThanks for sharing. What a gorgeous version of the song. #StValery80 https://t.co/q0bOPFXHNvAnother beautiful tribute. Pipe Major Joe Barne playing 'The Heroes of St Valery' at 10am this morning at… https://t.co/q5tEZWOmMBWonderful. We salute you. #StValery80 https://t.co/IwZAIbpmU3Piper Sergeant Dominic Murphy and Piper Jim Shaffar from the Glen Regnitz Pipe Band joined in #StValery80 with this… https://t.co/6j5FZhcFUYBeautiful piping Fiona #StValery80 https://t.co/JRgyM0cFpkPlease join us now on YouTube for a live screening of ‘The Beach of St Valery’, Stuart Hepburn’s powerful play reco… https://t.co/urvImHaqyz“We remember all who served and who sacrificed so much.” A piper plays The Heroes of St Valery outside Birkhall, a… https://t.co/1DDS4He0Rw
Retweeted by Poppyscotland#WeWillRemember #StValery80 https://t.co/vELYN6nadjThanks for taking part and joining in the commemorations. #StValery80 https://t.co/h0EZytvg9oThe Hero’s of St Valery #StValery80 @poppyscotland @KDunbarr https://t.co/r03OhYCgKa
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandHonoured to remember the Heroes of St Valery this morning, 80 years on.... Fabby pic as always by Jane Barlow x… https://t.co/tbfnsxhcbk
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandMore than 400 pipers across five continents marked the #StValery80 anniversary, including The Queen’s Piper at Wind… https://t.co/wgpne6W1EX
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandAt 10 am today, The Piper to the Sovereign, Pipe Major Richard Grisdale along with Pipers across Scotland, played i… https://t.co/SZsUCpfGVV
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandAnother brilliant piper! #StValery80 https://t.co/gBO72HSIBH @Grove_Academy @ghutz1 @DundeeCouncil @DCCmusicservice @grovemusicdrama @PoppyLegion Amazing!Amy playing THE HEROES OF ST VALERY This morning at 10am, Pipers from across the World came together virtually and… https://t.co/hUf2bBFGbP
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandToday we are commemorating #StValery80 and the bravery of the “Forgotten 51st”. Please join together with… https://t.co/KJVx30CNem
Retweeted by PoppyscotlandFantastic! The Jersey Pipe Band taking part in tributes to #StValery80. https://t.co/YycBvyhYXvBeautiful piping tribute to the Heroes of St Valery... and in a poppy field. #StValery80 https://t.co/3YLvWeiRkB
6/12
2020

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