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I Wonder What Nigel Farage Will Tell The EU To Do With Their Flag?

Sunday, 29 April 2012

An Article in the Daily Mail - Brussels orders EU flag must fly over Whitehall every day... and we could be fined if we fail to comply

Eric Pickles reacted with fury last night after being ordered by Brussels to fly the EU flag continuously over Whitehall.

The Cabinet Minister said the demand showed a ‘deep sense of political
insecurity’ and called on the European Union to ‘grow up’.

Mr Pickles is currently obliged to fly the flag – a circle of 12 golden
stars on an azure background – for a week each year, starting from
Europe Day on May 9.

But under the proposed change, drafted by the European Commission and
due to take effect within the next two years, the flag would have to fly
permanently outside any organisati

Added: Apr-29-2012 
By: gemini
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