Oxfordshire & Suffolk Appear on the Registry

Both Oxfordshire and Suffolk have now arrived on the registry. The flags were registered in principle earlier in the year (May and September respectively) though have been waiting for suitable artwork to be drawn up before actually appearing on the registry. The flags can be seen in their individual entries here: Oxfordshire Suffolk

Winter Meeting Tickets Now Available

Tickets are now available to the Flag Institute’s annual, popular AGM and Winter Meeting, which you can find at this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/flag-institute-agm-and-winter-meeting-2017-tickets-38637479742 We return to Birmingham on Saturday 18th November for an eclectic mix of flag-related talks, presentations, and debates. Keep an eye out on our website for announcements of speakers! Our 2017 AGM and Winter […]

Sagrada Familia Cathedral in Barcelona

Half-masting for Barcelona

Following the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, and the tragic deaths that resulted, it is appropriate that flags should be flown at half-mast on Friday 18th August. The guidance issued by HM Government states only one day of half-masting, but in previous incidents we have had three days of half-masting, so flags could also […]

South Uist a Hebridean First

South Uist is to have the first officially recognised community flag in the Outer Hebrides. The design will now be entered into the official records of the Court of the Lord Lyon, where all such flags in Scotland – including the saltire itself – are recorded and has also appeared on the Flag Institute registry […]