East Lothian Civic Flag Unveiled

East Lothian Civic Flag Unveiled

A competition to design a unique flag for East Lothian was launched in November 2017, initiated by a partnership including the Scottish Flag Trust, East Lothian Council, and the Lord Lyon. The competition captured the imagination of individuals and communities across...
Voting on New East Lothian Flag – Now Open!

Voting on New East Lothian Flag – Now Open!

The judging panel for the proposed new civic flag for East Lothian have agreed four flag designs to go forward to a public vote. Every one, irrespective of area of residence, is eligible to vote. The deadline for voting is 31 August 2018. To vote electronically go to...
Story of St Andrew and The Saltire Exhibition Launched

Story of St Andrew and The Saltire Exhibition Launched

A public exhibition, The Story of St Andrew and the Saltire, was officially opened by Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing MSP on Tuesday 31 October. The exhibition, which has been promoted by the Trust in association with East Lothian Council Museums, is being held in the...
Flag Competition Launched

Flag Competition Launched

An open competition to design a new and distinctive civic flag for East Lothian is being formally launched on 28 November. This initiative is being jointly promoted by East Lothian Council and the Scottish Flag Trust, in association with the Lord Lyon. Anyone is free...
Exhibition:  The Story of St Andrew and the Saltire

Exhibition: The Story of St Andrew and the Saltire

30 October 2017 – 30 January 2018 Much of the work of the Scottish Flag Trust during 2017 has been in preparation for a major public exhibition entitled East Lothian – Birthplace of Scotland’s Flag: The Story of St Andrew and the Saltire. The exhibition is to be...