Calendar

Aug
5
Wed
2020
Northumberland – King Oswald’s Day (County Day)
Aug 5 all-day
Aug
15
Sat
2020
UK – Birthday of the Princess Royal
Aug 15 all-day
Aug
22
Sat
2020
Yorkshire North Riding – Battle of the Standard (Regional Day)
Aug 22 all-day

 

 

Aug
24
Mon
2020
Yorkshire East Riding – Birth of William Wilberforce (Regional Day)
Aug 24 all-day

 

 

Aug
31
Mon
2020
Northumbria – St. Aidan’s Day (Provincial Day)
Aug 31 all-day

 

 

Sep
13
Sun
2020
Rutland – Great Assault of Gibraltar (County Day)
Sep 13 all-day
Sep
22
Tue
2020
Derbyshire – Derbyshire Flag Day
Sep 22 all-day

 

 

Sep
24
Thu
2020
Cumberland – Baptism of John Peel (County Day)
Sep 24 all-day

 

 

Sep
25
Fri
2020
Monmouthshire – St. Cadoc’s Day (County Day)
Sep 25 all-day

 

 

Sep
29
Tue
2020
Westmorland – Earldom of Westmorland Created (County Day)
Sep 29 all-day

The county day was chosen as part of a vote. The other options in the vote can be considered to be other particularly appropriate dates on which the Westmorland flag can be flown. These include:

30th January – Birth of Lady Anne Clifford
30th July – Death of Thomas de Strickland
1st October – Battle of Tinghai
21st October – Death of Earl Ralph Neville
18th December – Battle of Clifton – Contender for the last battle on English soil