Flag Type:  County Flag
Flag Date:  1st December 2009
Flag Designer:  Mike Prior
Adoption Route:  Local Council
UK Design Code:  UNKG7419
Aspect Ratio:  3:5
Pantone® Colours:  White, Green 347, Gold 873
Certification:  Flag Institute Chief Vexillologist, Graham Bartram

A Great Bustard (Otis tarda) is depicted in gold on a solid green circle to represent the open grassland. The border of the circle, in six sections alternating green and white, represents the stone circles of Stonehenge and Avebury in the county. The six portions also represent the six surrounding counties of Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Dorset and Somerset.

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