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Queen's Birthday - Flag Flying

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Although Prince Philip's funeral will have taken place, would it still be appropriate to fly the flag on the Queen's Birthday next week?

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Hello Tricia,
All flags are to return to full height at 08:00 on Sunday 18 April at the end of national mourning. Yes, it is my and the council here's view that the flag will be flown as normal, unless we are otherwise instructed.

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Thanks Jacqui.

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As of 08:00 on Sunday we all return to business as normal so I see no reason why we would not fly the flags on the queens birthday, of course, unless we are directed by the government of the palace not to

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Thank you. I just wondered after seeing in the 13.04.21 newsletter that, "The Queen’s 95th birthday will fall during the period of Court mourning and so will necessarily be marked more quietly than would otherwise have been the case".
Appreciate your responses.

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