Denny (Scottish Gaelic: Deanaidh) is a town in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. Historically in Stirlingshire, it is situated 7 miles (11 kilometres) west of Falkirk, and 6 miles (10 km) northeast of Cumbernauld, adjacent to both the M80 and M876 motorways. At the 2011 census, Denny had a resident population of 7,933.
Denny Town House, the former town hall
|Area||1.03 sq mi (2.7 km2)|
|Population||8,300 (mid-2016 est.)|
|• Density||8,058/sq mi (3,111/km2)|
|OS grid reference|
|• Edinburgh||28.5 mi (45.9 km)|
|• London||348 mi (560 km)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Denny is separated from neighbouring village Dunipace by the River Carron. A stone bridge was built over the river in 1825. Until the early 1980s, Denny was a centre for heavy industry, including several iron foundries, brickworks, a coal mine and paper mills.