News Flag raising at TPS this week SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Wednesday, Jan. 14th, 2015 The Timmins Police is having a flag raising ceremony this week. Honouring Robbie Burns week, Scotland’s flag will fly alongside the Canadian and Ontario flags at police headquarters. The Timmins Police Pipes and Drums will be on hand and recognized. The band holds their Robbie Burns Gala every year during the week of his birthday. Deputy Chief Des Walsh says the band’s heritage is deeply rooted in Scottish tradition.