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Description: Whitakers 2016 cover
The national flag of the United Kingdom is the Union Flag, generally known as the Union Jack.
Print publication date: Dec, 2019
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The National Flag
 The correct orientation of the Union Flag when flying is with the broader diagonal band of white uppermost in the hoist (ie near the pole) and...
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The National Flag
 Flags are flown at half-mast (ie two-thirds up between the top and bottom of the flagstaff) on the following occasions...
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The National Flag
 On 25 March 2008 the DCMS announced that UK government departments in England, Scotland and Wales may fly the Union Flag on their buildings...
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The National Flag
 The Royal Standard comprises four quarterings – two for England (three lions passant), one for Scotland (a lion rampant) and one for...
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