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Sailing Season

Sailing season is well underway as customers stock up on pennants and courtesy flags. We have been hard at work supplying fully sewn versions of yacht and sailing club burgees which appear to be the most popular with our clients. … Continue reading

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Intersex Rainbow Flag

Colourful Intersex Rainbow Flags are very popular with county councils at the moment. We can supply any size with rope and toggle or eyelets. Digitally printed on knitted polyester, the rainbow colours have become widely recognized as a symbol of … Continue reading

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WWII Jolly Roger Flag

A Skull and Crossbones once the property of a WWII Royal Navy submarine has sold for an astonishing £13,000. Made from scraps of fabric, the Jolly Roger was discovered in an attic by the grandson of the maker of the … Continue reading

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Coronation Day 2022

A four-day celebration begins on 2nd June to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Continuing throughout the weekend, there will be displays and pageantry over the four day Bank Holiday. Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to … Continue reading

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NATO Flag

The NATO flag was adopted on 28 October 1953. The dark blue background represents the Atlantic Ocean. The white circle represents the unity of all the members and the compass rose symbolises the common direction towards peace. Current Members Albania … Continue reading

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The Queen’s Birthday: 21 April

The Union Flag is flown on all government buildings on the Queen’s Birthday by order of the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Town Halls and local authorities are encouraged to follow suit, although they are not legally obliged … Continue reading

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Nautical Courtesy Flag Etiquette

Merchant ships are not legally bound to fly a courtesy flag when entering or leaving a foreign port. However, it is regarded as a sign of respect to do so which signifies that the vessel will adhere to the laws … Continue reading

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St George’s Day – April 23, 2022

In England, St George’s Day honours St George, the country’s patron saint. The 23rd of April, the anniversary of his death, is celebrated as England’s national day. Although no longer observed as a national holiday, many establishments mark the day … Continue reading

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40th anniversary of the Falklands War

April 2022 marks the 40th anniversary of the outbreak of the Falklands War. The 74-day conflict between Argentine and British forces resulted in the loss of 1,000 lives, including those of more than 250 British personnel. The Royal British Legion … Continue reading

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In Memory of the Duke of Edinburgh

Prince Philip’s Standard

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