Fast facts about Saint Andrew #1

By Andrew  

With St. Andrew’s day fast approaching here’s some quick fast facts about the Patron Saint of Scotland.

  • St Andrew is the Patron Saint of Scotland
  • St Andrew is celebrated on 30 November
  • St Andrew’s Day is a day to celebrate Scottish culture, food and dance
  • St Andrew’s flag is the flag of Scotland
  • The flag is in the form of a white X on a blue background and is commonly known as The Saltire
  • St Andrew’s Societies celebrate Scottish culture around the world

 

With thanks to www.scotland.org