Month: February 2015

COMMONWEALTH DAY 2015

  COMMONWEALTH DAY 2015 will be celebrated on 9th March this year. It is always on the 2nd Monday in March. Commonwealth Day is celebrated across the Commonwealth by young people, schools, communities and civil society organisations. It is an opportunity to promote understanding on global issues, internation co-operation and the work of Commonwealth organisations…. Read more »

ST PIRAN’S DAY – 5TH MARCH

CELEBRATE ST PIRAN’S DAY – SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR YOUR COUNTY!   St Piran’s Day is the national day of Cornwall held on the 5th March every year. It is named after one of the patron saints of Cornwall, Saint Piran, who is also the patron saint of tin miners. The flag of Cornwall was… Read more »

CELEBRATE ST DAVID’S DAY

ST DAVID’S DAY is celebrated in Wales on the 1st March in honour of Dewi Sant or St David, the patron saint of Wales. Little information is known about Dewi Sant – but he was educated in Cardiganshire and then went on pilgrimage through South Wales and the West of England where it is said… Read more »

NEW DESIGNED CUSTOM FLAGS

NEW FOR 2015 – CHECK OUT OUR LATEST CUSTOM DESIGNED FLAGS      2015 is already proving to be a busy time for our custom design flag orders. Whether its something unique or personal, or promoting upcoming events or a business a custom designed flag will definitely catch people’s eye! Our custom designed flags are… Read more »

ICC ODI WORLD CUP 2015

SUPPORT YOUR TEAM IN THE ICC ODI WORLD CUP 2015.   SHOW YOUR COLOURS AND FLY THE FLAG!!   The ICC World Cup 2015 is being held in Australia and New Zealand from 14th Februry 2015 to 28th March 2015.     14 countries will be taking part in the ICC ODI World Cup. England, Ireland… Read more »

NEW REGIONAL FLAG – MERIONETHSHIRE

MERIONETHSHIRE – registered 2nd January 2015 with The Flag Institute. The design derives from the seal of Merionydd County Council, which in turn was based on a description of a banner borne by the men of Meirionydd at the Battle of Agincourt in a 17th century poem by Michael Drayton. He writes of ‘ three… Read more »