|Flag Type:||Town Flag|
|Flag Date:||28th May 2016|
|Flag Designer:||Fernando Álvarez Martín and Leonardo Piccioni de Almeida|
|Adoption Route:||Letter Patent (Lord Lyon) & Popular Vote|
|UK Design Code:||UNKG7534|
|Pantone® Colours:||Green 354, Blue 300, White|
|Certification:||Lord Lyon King of Arms, Dr Joseph Morrow|
The Denny and Dunipace Flag is a community flag proclaiming the unique identity of this Stirlingshire town.
Denny and Dunipace was the first town in Scotland to hold a competition to select a town flag.
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 forts’.
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 here.
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