Posts tagged: St George

Flying the Flag

No posts for a few days because I’ve been busy on other things, still to do with the blog. Not least, I’ve changed the layout so that there are two sidebars so that I can give more prominence to my links, especially Polly’s Crackers. Read more ›››

You Heard it Here First

Radio 5 has finally woken up the fact that rather a lot of people are driving round with the Flag of St George on their cars, or two in most cases, something I commented on about two weeks ago. There were reporters out carrying a rather unscientific survey of how many cars were so festooned, followed by an hour long phone-in. Forget the Beeb — remember you read it here first! Read more ›››

Flying the Flag

One of the things I’ve noticed recently is the growing number of cars sporting the flag of St George, not just window or bumper stickers, but actual flags clamped to the window. This isn’t a sudden burst of blind nationalism, but a sign that the Euro 2004 merchandisers are already in full pursuit of our loot. Read more ›››