Armed Forces Veterans

Purpose of the group

<ul style="list-style-type: disc; margin-top: 0cm;"> <li style="text-align: left; line-height: normal; margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt;"><span>To help the Scottish Parliament to address the challenges facing Veterans. </span></li> <li style="text-align: left; line-height: normal; margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt;"><span>To provide MSPs with a source of information and expertise on issues relating to Scottish Veterans. </span></li> <li style="text-align: left; line-height: normal; margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt;"><span>To bring together those with an interest in the well-being of Veterans. </span></li> <li style="text-align: left; line-height: normal; margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt;"><span>To encourage co-operation in promoting the interests of Veterans and their involvement with the Scottish Parliament. </span></li> <li style="text-align: left; line-height: normal; margin: 0cm 0cm 10pt;"><span>To assist the Scottish Parliament in meeting Veterans needs as well as benefiting from their experience. </span></li> </ul>

Minutes

<ul> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/CPG_minutes_5th_Oct_2011.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 5 October 2011 (86KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20111130.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 30 November 2011 (93KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20120229.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 29 February 2012 (160KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20120425.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 25 April 2012 (112KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20120926.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 26 September 2012 (288KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20121128.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 28 November 2012 (558KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20130130.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 30 January 2013 (281KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/minutes_20130417.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 17 April 2013 (204KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20130612.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 12 June 2013(82KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20130903.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 3 September 2013 (84KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20131119.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 19 November 2013 (160KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20140205.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 5 February 2014 (94KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20140423.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 23 April 2014 (114KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20140611.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 11 June 2014 (169KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20140930AGM.pdf">Minutes of AGM 30 September 2014 (84KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20140930.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 30 September 2014(90KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20150121.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 21 January 2015 (272KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20150429.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 29 April 2015 (200KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20150617.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 17 June 2015 (248KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Minutes_20150930.pdf">Minutes of Meeting 30 September 2015 (248KB pdf)</a> </li> </ul>

Annual Return/Report

<ul> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Registration forms/ArmedForcesVetrans.pdf">Registration Form (145KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Armed_Forces_Veterans_20120926.pdf">Annual Return 8 January 2013 (21KB pdf)</a> </li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Armed Forces Veterans/Armed_Forces_Veterans.pdf">Annual Return 9 September 2013 (171KB pdf)</a></li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Annual Returns/AFV_2014.pdf">Annual Return 29 October 2014 (173KB pdf)</a></li> <li><a href="/CrossPartyGroups/Annual Returns/ArmedForcesVeterans_2015.pdf">Annual Return 23 October 2015 (175KB pdf)</a>   </li> </ul>

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

<div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Maurice Stuert-Corrie<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Ross Swinton<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Gary Wallace<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p> <span style="line-height: 115%; font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Fergus Woods</span></p> </div>

Organisations

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Veterans Scotland - secretary and treasurer</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Armed Services Advice Project<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Erskine<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Glasgow’s Helping Heroes<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Housing Options Scotland<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Poppyscotland<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Royal British Legion Scotland<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">SACRO<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Scottish Veterans Housing Association<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Scottish Veterans Residences<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Scottish War Blinded<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Scottish Association Mental Health (SAMH)<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">Scottish Government – Defence Policy Unit<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;">The Thistle Foundation</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 115%;">51 Infantry Brigade (Army in Scotland)</span></p>