Decision details

Flag Flying Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




1.    That the Flag Flying Policy be approved and implemented with immediate effect.


2.    That the Flag Flying Policy be reviewed after a period of two years.




To ensure careful consideration is given to flag flying days and requests for the illumination of the Town Hall to encourage community cohesion and acknowledge the feelings of the borough’s residents as flags are a highly emotive symbol and can be open to interpretation.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Rachel Appleyard, Senior Democratic and Scrutiny Officer Email: Tel: 01246 345277.

Report author: Rachel Appleyard

Publication date: 14/09/2021

Date of decision: 14/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/09/2021 - Cabinet

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