O flower of scotland scotland s unofficial national anthem.
Flower of scotland. Scottish singer songwriter amy macdonald is joined by the tartan army. It was written by roy williamson of the folk group the corries and presented in 1967 and refers to the victory of the scots led by robert the bruce over england s edward ii at the battle of bannockburn in 1314. The song was composed in the mid 1960s by roy williamson of the folk group the corries.
The flower of scotland written by roy williamson of the corries is the official anthem of the scottish football team and the scottish rugby team. Singing the national anthem of scotland before scotland spain. Flouer o scotland scottish gaelic.
Although scotland has no official national anthem flower of scotland is one which is used along with the older scots wha hae scotland the brave and highland cathedral. Flower of scotland scots. Flùr na h alba is a scottish song frequently performed at special occasions and sporting events as an unofficial national anthem of scotland.