Tuesday 11 May 2021 saw the first flying of a new flag for the House of Commons. Graham Bartram, Chief Vexillologist of the Flag Institute, designed it at the request of the Speaker, Sir Lindsay Hoyle. The flag consists of a gold parliamentary portcullis and coronet on a field of House of Commons green. The […]
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all-day Scotland: Birthday of the Duches...
Scotland: Birthday of the Duches...
Jan 9 all-day
The birthday of the Duchess of Rothesay (Princess of Wales) is an official flag flying day only in Scotland, not in the rest of the UK. https://www.gov.scot/publications/flag-flying-on-government-buildings/
all-day Scotland: Birthday of the Counte...
Scotland: Birthday of the Counte...
Jan 20 all-day
The birthday of the Countess of Forfar (Duchess of Edinburgh) is an official flag flying day only in Scotland, not in the rest of the UK. https://www.gov.scot/publications/flag-flying-on-government-buildings/
all-day Shropshire Day: Feast of St Milb...
Shropshire Day: Feast of St Milb...
Feb 23 all-day
Shropshire Day takes place annually on 23 February, the feast of St Milburga. Milburga (d.715) was a Mercian princess and the abbess of Wenlock Priory. In the eleventh century, her reputation as a miracle worker[...]