Flag Flying Dates

There are various dates throughout the year where different flags are flown at the top of St. Mary’s Church tower.  Ever wondered what it all meant?  Well this is the definitive guide….


Flag Flying Dates – 2017


Flag Flying Dates for St. Mary’s Church, Orlingbury
Occasion Date Flag
Presentation of Christ 2nd February St. George
Lady Day 25th March St. George
Easter 14th – 16th April St. George
St. George’s Day 23rd April St. George
VE Day 8th May Union
Ascension Day 25th May St. George
Pentecost 4th June St. George
Orlingbury Fete 11th June Union
Queen’s Birthday 11th June Union
Patronal festival 10th September St. George (Bishop’s)
Battle Of Britain 15th September Union
Trafalgar Day 21st October Union
All Saints 1st November St. George
Remembrance Day 11th – 12th November Union
Christmas and Epiphany 24th December – 6th January St. George

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