In July 2020, French President Emmanuel Macron decided to revert the blue of the French flag to navy. This was the correct shade until it was changed from the darker blue to a lighter blue, in 1976, to match the European Union flag. Apparently, not many people have acknowledged this change and continue to use the lighter blue. However, we have asked our customers to choose which blue they wished us to use. They all opted for navy blue. Henceforth, navy is the shade we shall use from now on.
Orders for the Ukraine national flag have gone through the roof. It has been difficult to keep up with the demand, as many in the UK wish to show their support for the people of Ukraine. Our thoughts are with them at this dreadful time.
Union in full splendour
Until recently, the United Kingdom had designated days when The Union was flown from all government buildings. However, authorities suggest that the Union should be flown continuously on government buildings. The Union flag represents the four great nations and is a source of great pride for many.