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  Patron saints
What are patron saints?
St Andrew: Scotland
St David: Wales
St George: England
St Patrick: Ireland

 
The flag of St Andrew is worn to celebrate this day
The flag of St Andrew is worn to celebrate this day
St Andrew: Scotland
St Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland and he is celebrated on 30 November.

The evening before the day it is traditional for girls to pray to St Andrew for a husband.

People celebrate the day by going to a ceilidh where they do Scottish country dancing.


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