Flag Institute President’s Dinner

THE PRESIDENT’S DINNER 2014 IS NOW SOLD OUT. Dear Friends, Last year’s conference and dinner was such a success the Flag Institute has not only returned to the city of Birmingham but also to St Paul’s for our President’s Dinner. As was the case last year a number of VIPs from the city having been […]

New Exmoor Flag Announced

The much anticipated Exmoor Flag has been announced at a unique historic ceremony at the West Somerset Railway Station in Minehead. The new Exmoor Flag rumbled down the track blazoned on a majestic steam locomotive to much fanfare and flag waving. The winner of the competition to create the official flag for Exmoor is Jenny […]

What Does the European Flag Even Mean?

As you might expect, we keep a reasonable eye on flag-related projects in all mediums, all around the world. There are lots of talented people out there, doing lots of great flag-related work. However this ‘explainer video’ by Mike Hobbes is a bit special. It is not entirely error-free but it is nevertheless a marvelous […]

Wales: No change to Union Flag

In an interview for BBC Wales this morning Charles Ashburner, a Welshman and the Flag Institute’s Chief Executive, has gone on record as saying that moves to change the flag of the United Kingdom to include Wales are “unlikely to be successful for the foreseeable future.” Mr Ashburner suggested that whilst such a change might […]