Category Archives: Northamptonshire

Fenland

The Fenland flag was created by regional resident and vexillographer, James Bowman it complements existing county flags used in the locality, much as the Riding flags fly alongside the county flag of Yorkshire. The region of Fenland is centred in … Continue reading

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Northamptonshire

The flag of Northamptonshire was the winning entry in a competition held in 2014 by the local county council, in conjunction with the Flag Institute, to select a flag for the county. The winning design was unveiled at a ceremony … Continue reading

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Northamptonshire Day

Northamptonshire Day is October 25th – the feast day of Saint Crispin The county is famously a centre of the shoe making industry and Saint Crispin is the patron saint of cobblers, or shoemakers A traditional fayre is held in … Continue reading

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