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Isle of Wight
|Flag Type:||County Flag|
|Flag Date:||9th January 2009|
|Flag Designer:||John Graney|
|Adoption Route:||Popular Vote|
|UK Design Code:||UNKG7418|
|Pantone® Colours:||Azure 279, White, Blue 286|
|Certification:||Flag Institute Chief Vexillologist, Graham Bartram|
The Isle of Wight Flag Committee, in association with the County Press newspaper, organized a public competition to design a flag for the island. They received over 350 entries. These were whittled down to a shortlist of four designs which the public then had an opportunity to vote on. This was the winning design.
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