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Tuesday 26 February 2002 6.36pm
is it true that southwark council has banned the union flag from southwark during the world cup and the queens jubilee????
Tuesday 26 February 2002 6.38pm
No - it all seems to have been a storm in a teacup. See
<a href="http://icsouthlondon.icnetwork.co.uk/0100news/0200southlondonheadlines/page.cfm?objectid=11648150&method=full">icSouthLondon</a> for more.
Wednesday 27 February 2002 1.07am
It was reported on the local London News a couple of days ago that Southwark Council were banning the Union Flag for the Jubilee celebrations in/on local government buildings, schools and offices. I had a look at the Southwark Council website and could not find anything relating to this story - but I emailed them anyway to express my opinion regarding the alleged article - and as of yet I have heard nothing. (James - I could not get through to your link)
Wednesday 27 February 2002 10.58am
Thanks, I've fixed the link.

Southwark have now issued a press release clarifying the policy - <a href="http://www.southwark.gov.uk/templates/news/viewNews.cfm/press%AC2002022601.htm">click here</a> to read it.
Wednesday 27 February 2002 6.06pm
so the Cross of St George can be flown at any time in southwark? well done southwark council !! glad to hear the pc brigade have not banned it .
Friday 8 March 2002 4.50am
If they had I would have asked my bank to produce cheques with a Union jack flag printed on it and tendered the cheque for payment of council tax.....

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