|Flag Type:||Town Flag|
|Flag Date:||24th September 2009|
|Flag Designer:||Kevin Hatchman|
|Adoption Route:||Public Competition|
|UK Design Code:||UNKG7507|
|Pantone® Colours:||White, Yellow 123, Blue 286, Green 355|
|Certification:||Flag Institute Chief Vexillologist, Graham Bartram|
The Calne Flag is a community flag proclaiming the unique identity of this Wiltshire town.
The blue fly represents the river Marden which flows through the town.
The green hoist evokes the surrounding countryside, with a white stripe symbolising the underlying chalk of the landscape.
The gold band linking the colours celebrates Dr Joseph Priestley’s discovery of oxygen in Doctor’s Pond in 1774.
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