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 – 2018


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 30th March – 1st April St. George
St. George’s Day 23rd April St. George
Wedding 5th May Union
VE Day 8th May Union
Ascension Day 10th May St. George
Royal Wedding 19th May Union
Pentecost 20th May St. George
Orlingbury Fete 9th June Union
Queen’s Birthday 9th June Union
Wedding 16th June Union
Orlingbury Flower/Garden Festival 7th-8th July St. George
Wedding 1st September Union
Battle Of Britain 15th September Union
Patronal festival 16th September St. George (Bishop’s)
Trafalgar Day 21st October Union
All Saints’ Day 1st November St. George
Remembrance Day 11th November Union
Christmas and Epiphany 24th December – 6th January St. George

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