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Denny and Dunipace Community Council (Falkirk, Scotland)
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by Tomislav Todorovic, 11 October 2021
Description of the flag
Denny and Dunipace is a community council in the Falkirk Council, Scotland.
Denny and Dunipace’s town flag is a green, white and blue design showing
the River Carron separating Dunipace and its 11-pointed star to the north and
Denny’s two-towered castle symbolising the River of Forts to the south.
Adopted in 2016
Registered in Flag Institute
Type: Town Flag
Flag Date: 28th May 2016
Flag Designer: Fernando Álvarez Martín
and Leonardo Piccioni de Almeida
Adoption Route: Letter Patent (Lord Lyon) &
UK Design Code: UNKG7534
Aspect Ratio: 3:5
Colours: Green 354, Blue 300, White
Certification: Lord Lyon King of Arms, Dr
The Denny and Dunipace Flag is a community flag
proclaiming the unique identity of this Stirlingshire town.
Dunipace was the first town in Scotland to hold a competition to select a town
The wavy blue and white lines evoke the river Carron, which
separates and unites Dunipace (north) and Denny (south).
The two towers
of the castle recall the twin settlements.
The castle also symbolises the
river’s name, which perhaps originates from Gaelic ‘caer avon’ or ‘river of
The eleven-pointed star represents the eleven mills that stood
here in the mid eighteenth century.
The colours reflect those of the
former civic arms, the white in particular marking the important treaties signed
Poposki, 10 October 2021
Image derived from the SVG image of the flag from Wikimedia Commons:
Tomislav Todorovic, 11 October 2021