On Sunday 6th January 2019 Italian Scotland hosts its annual children’s party, from 1pm to 5pm.La Festa della Befana is one of Italian Scotland’s most successful events, offering children the chance to take part in a genuine Italian cultural event here in Scotland.

The annual Mass for members and friends of the Scottish Italian community will take place in St Andrew’s Cathedral on Monday 5 November 2018 at 7pm. 

Archbishop Conti will be the main celebrant this year. As in previous years, the girls of Notre Dame High School will provide the music.  All welcome!

We are delighted to welcome the new Consul General of Italy to Scotland and Northern Ireland, Dott. Fabio Monaco. We wish our new Consul every happiness in his role and express our support and good wishes for his new mandate. The Consul's message follows

Our ever popular guide to flights from Scotland to Italy is now ready ... here is the 2018 edition.

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

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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.

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