Scottish in London
Are you a Scot living in London or someone seeking Scottish culture in the capital? If so here you will find everything you need to know about Scotland in London.
Estimated Scottish population in London: 200,000
Famous Scottish London Stranger: Gerrard Butler (Actor) was born in Scotland and initially trained as a lawyer in Edinburgh until he was fired a week before qualifying for partying to hard. He decided to make a career out of acting and moved to London where he worked as a waiter, telemarketer and sales promoter before he landed his first professional acting job in the play "Coriolanus". Since then his career has blossomed and he is now one of the most recognisable faces in Hollywood.
Celebrations/Events: January 25 Burns Night
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Scottish Bars and Restaurants in London
Boisdale (Bishopsgate, Belgravia, Canary Wharf) A Highland experience in London that offers live music and fine food using mainly Scottish produce all in a eye catching setting.
Loch Fyne Seafood and Grill (Covent Garden, City) Restaurant chain that sources fresh seafood from the West Coast of Scotland.
Scottish Shops in London
Scottish Services in London
Scottish Community Groups/Associations in London
London Scottish House - London Scottish House is the community hub for all things Scotland in London. From whisky tastings to ceilidhs, tartan to burns night there are events for all interests and needs. With a rich history in the martial tradition our Victorian Drill Hall is a sight to behold and perfect for your own event which we can help with too.
Scottish Sports Clubs in London
London Scottish Football Club (Rugby) Richmond Atheltic Ground