Month: March 2021

March 26, 2021

Why are Falkirk called the Bairns ?

Falkirk’s nickname is “The Bairns“, an old Scots word meaning children , which is given to natives of the town of Falkirk. This is reflected in the Falkirk Burgh motto: “Better meddle wi’ the de’il than the Bairns o’ Fa’kirk”. More widely speaking anyone born in Falkirk is a ” Falkirk Bairn “

March 22, 2021

Falkirk Bairns

Welcome to the Falkirk Bairns website . This is a Falkirk site , built in Falkirk . Falkirk is a town with a rich history and growing popularity as a visitor destination with the Kelpies ( just next to Falkirk FC stadium ) , the Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House as top tourist locations . Falkirk FC are in the Second Division with a big […]