Isle of Purbeck

Flag Type:  Regional Flag
Flag Date:  26th November 2019
Flag Designer:  Pupils of Swanage School
Adoption Route:  Public Vote
UK Design Code:  UNKG7544
Aspect Ratio:  3:5
Pantone® Colours:  Red 485, Blue 549, Yellow 116, White, Black
Certification:  Flag Institute Chief Vexillologist, Graham Bartram
Notes: 

The flag, along with an accompanying anthem, were commissioned by the Swanage Town Crier, Andrew Fleming. The design features a curving wave, fishes and an ammonite – symbols that are to be seen around Swanage and Purbeck. It was developed as part of a competition by the pupils of Swanage School.

 

4 Responses to Isle of Purbeck

  1. Nicholas Harris 27 December 2019 at 1:53 pm #

    When will it be available to buy?

  2. charles w donnelly 30 December 2019 at 12:51 pm #

    Dear sirs

    Please may I purchase a 3′ x 2 ‘ Purbeck Flag from you
    or can you let me know where I can .
    Charles in live in Wareham

  3. Belinda Tatchell 2 January 2020 at 3:28 pm #

    I have lived in the Isle of Purbeck all my life and my family have lived here for generations.
    I am soo disappointed with the design of this unimaginative flag.
    This is a very beautiful and special part of the South of England and it warrants an equally beautiful flag to represent it.
    We have many, many very talented artists in the Isle of Purbeck, who could have designed something really beautiful and fitting, but instead we have this really boring flag.
    I note that it says above – Adoption Route-public vote – I didn’t know anything about this flag until today (2/1/2020) when I read about it and saw the design in the local rag The Purbeck Gazette.
    How many people from the IOP actually got to vote on this?
    I certainly didn’t know anything about the vote and I wonder how many others didn’t know as I’m certain that this flag would never have been voted to represent the Isle of Purbeck.

  4. charles donnelly 7 January 2020 at 2:18 pm #

    please may how to buy the new flag ? [ Isle of Purbeck ]
    how do I pay ?

    61 north street
    Wareham
    BH204AD

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