DSS Friends is our group for all networks, organisations, groups and businesses helping to connect and promote cultural exchange between Denmark and Scotland.
Danish Embassy in UK
The Danish Embassy in the UK has representations throughout Scotland. You can get in touch with the various consulates and vice-consulates right here.
The Confederation of Scandinavian Societies in the UK (CoScan) is an umbrella organisation for over 30 member societies promoting cultural exchange between Scandinavia and the UK.
The organisation sends out a magazine every six months and organises the Travel Award to help young British people to visit a Scandinavian country.
Danes Worldwide is an organisation for Danes living abroad. The organisation has representatives based all over the world, who can help members with any practical questions, they may have.
Danes Worldwide's representative in Scotland is Morten Riis and you can contact him right here.
We arrange events and celebrations in varied venues.
Scholarships are given to post-graduate students from UK and Denmark wishing to study abroad.
For further information and contact:
Danish Businesses in Scotland
There are many businesses with a Danish influence in Scotland and across the UK. Below, we have included the ones run by Danish-Scottish Society members.
If you would like your business added, please get in touch.
The Danish-Scottish Network is a facebook page providing daily news, events and information relevant to anyone living in Scotland with an interest in all things Danish.
The network has over 900 followers and connects people, groups and businesses.
Danish Students Abroad
Danish Students Abroad advises and represents Danish students before, during and after educational stays abroad. You can join DSA right here.
St. Andrew Society of Denmark
Danes Abroad Business Group Online (DABGO) is a business network for Danes living abroad. DABGO arranges regular meetups and offers a range of discounts.
In Scotland, DABGO is represented by Knud Højland Pedersen. You can contact Knud via email.
Danish Language Network
The Danish Language Network in Scotland is for all past and present adult Danish learners in Scotland. It encompasses all levels of Danish and arranges social meetups online and physically for people to practice their Danish.
The next Danish Language meetups will take place in
The Pavilion Cafe in King's Park, Stirling on Sunday 4th and 25th July at 11am. There is free parking all around the park on Sundays, and people can enjoy the park too should they wish. There is a footpath surrounding the park with great views.
The group has a facebook group, which you are welcome to join.