Month: November 2015

CELEBRATE ST ANDREWS DAY – 30TH NOVEMBER 2015

FLY THE FLAG FOR ST ANDREWS DAY – THE PATRON SAINT OF SCOTLAND 30TH NOVEMBER   The Scottish flag was adopted in the 16th century. According to legend, in 832 A.D. King Oengus (II) (or King Angus) led the Picts and Scots in battle against the Angles, led by a king named Athelstan. King Oengus… Read more »

MORE CUSTOM DESIGN FLAGS TO CHECK OUT!!

  HAVE A LOOK AT OUR LATEST CUSTOM DESIGNED FLAGS – ALL MADE IN THE UK!         Our custom design flags are made from 115gsm knitted polyester, making them suitable for outdoor and indoor use. They can be made single sided with a mirror image on reverse or double sided.    … Read more »

CAERNARFONSHIRE DAY – 28TH NOVEMBER 2015

  FLY THE FLAG FOR CAERNARFONSHIRE – 28TH NOVEMBER 2015   The county flag of Caernarfonshire was registered with the Flag Institute  in March 2012.  The flag of Caernarfonshire consists of three eagles arranged in fess on a green field. This was the coat of arms attributed to the ancient King Gwynedd – Owain Gwynedd… Read more »

BEDFORDSHIRE DAY – 28TH NOVEMBER 2015

CELEBRATE BEDFORDSHIRE COUNTY DAY – 28TH NOVEMBER 2015.   The Flag of Bedfordshire was registered on September 25th, 2014 following a campaign led by Bedfordshire native Luke Blackstaffe of the Friends Of Bedfordshire Society. The Bedfordshire county flag consists of red and yellow quadrants derived from the coat of arms of the Beauchamp family,  a… Read more »

LANCASHIRE DAY – 27th NOVEMBER 2015

CELEBRATE LANCASHIRE DAY AND FLY THE FLAG – 27th November 2015   The flag of Lancashire was registered in 2008. The Lancashire county flag consists of the red rose, the traditional symbol of Lancashire county, with a yellow background. This colour was chosen, along with the red, as they are the livery colours of Lancashire… Read more »

USA THANKSGIVING DAY – 26TH NOVEMBER 2015

  CELEBRATE USA THANKSGIVING DAY ON 26TH NOVEMBER 2015 Americans celebrate Thanksgiving Day every year on the fourth Thursday in November. It was originally intended as a day to give thanks for the harvest. It is now a Public Holiday in America and a time for families to gather together. Thanksgiving Day has been celebrated… Read more »

EURO 2016 PLAY OFF – SUPPORT THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND

THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND ARE HOPING TO CLAIM THE PLAY OFF SPOT FOR THE EURO 2016 FINALS. They face Bosnia-Herzegovina away on 13th November 2015 with the return leg back in Dublin on 16th November 2015. The Republic of Ireland narrowly missed the chance of automatic qualification when they lost 2-1 to Poland in their… Read more »

LATEST CUSTOM DESIGNED FLAGS!!

CHECK OUT OUR RECENTLY PRODUCED CUSTOM DESIGN FLAGS – ALL MADE IN THE UK.             Our custom design flags are made from 115gsm knitted polyester, making them suitable for outdoor and indoor use. They can be made single sided with a mirror image on reverse or double sided. We use… Read more »