Flag flying dates

Days for hoisting flags on Dumfries and Galloway Council Property in 2016 from 8am till sunset

09 January

Birthday of The Duchess of Cambridge

20 January

Birthday of The Countess of Wessex

25 January

Burns Day (Saltire)

06 February

Her Majesty's Accession

19 February

Birthday of The Duke of York

10 March

Birthday of The Earl of Wessex

14 March

Commonwealth Day (second Monday in March)

21 April

Birthday of Her Majesty The Queen

09 May

Europe Day

02 June

Coronation Day

10 June

Birthday of The Duke of Edinburgh

11 June

Official Celebration of Her Majesty's Birthday

13-19 June

Guid Nychburris Week (Dumfries Flag - Dumfries sites only)

21 June

Birthday of The Duke of Cambridge

27 June

Armed Forced Day (AFD Flag)

17 July

Birthday of The Duchess of Cornwall

15 August

Birthday of The Princess Royal

Bi-Yearly (2014)

Norway Day (Norwegian Flag - Dumfries sites only)

11 November

Armistice Day  - Union Flag at full mast

13 November

Remembrance Day (second Sunday in November)

14 November

Birthday of The Prince of Wales

20 November

Her Majesty's Wedding Day

30 November

St Andrew's Day (in Scotland only)

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is responsible for issuing guidance for hoisting the Union Flag on UK Government buildings.  Please visit the DCMS website for further information.

updated: 25 February 2016

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