Italian Scotland exists as a Scottish charity to promote Italian culture and language and organise events of freindship and solidarity between Scotland and Italy.

You can join Italian Scotland by contacting our secretary Caroline Pierotti at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  There is no membershuip fee.

Italian Scotland seeks to comply with all aspects of GDPR relating to the use of your data.

We hold only email addresses of those who have subscribed to our newsletter which is used to inform interested parties about events of interest to the Scots Italian community.

You can opt out of receiving updates by contacting the secretary at the email address above.

This website uses cookies.  

Cookies, also known as browsers or tracking cookies, are small text files that are added to your computer when you visit a website. They help websites to perform certain functions e.g. to know who you are if you log into a restricted part of a website, for shopping carts, and for tracking purposes.

We use Joomla cookies. The cookies allow us to understand general traffic to our website for example number of visitors and length of time on site. This process does collect data, but in an anonymous form, to help us make improvements, develop the website and enhance the user experience.

Privacy preferences. We use a tracking cookie, which is added to your computer, to remember your cookie preferences i.e. if you have allowed or disallowed them.

If you would like to opt-in or opt-out of using cookies then you should be able to do so using your browser. You can review your cookie settings at any time.

If you have any questions, require further information about how we protect your Personal Data, if you wish to provide feedback or make a complaint about the use of your information, please contact the the secretary.

We hope that we can satisfy any queries you may have about the way in which we process your Personal Data. However, if you have unresolved concerns you also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner (‘ICO’) (www.ico.org.uk).

Scampagnata 2018 will take place at Cochrane Park Alva on Sunday 2018. The usual attractions will be there - football, bocce, coffe and food stands, art sale, fabulous prize raffle and especially for the "ragazzi" a special show lots of furry animals!

Non mancate! Be there or be square!

The uncertainty arising from the decision of the United Kindgom to leave the European Union remains a concern.

Living Italian Language Tuition C.I.C. offers new Italian Classes for young people and adults.

In the era of Facebook and Twitter it makes sense to keep in touch via social media. Our Italian Scotland Facebook page is updated almost daily with news and events or interest to members and friends of the Scots Italian Community.