Flag of Nottinghamshire

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County Flag of Nottinghamshire.svg
Use County flag
Proportion 3:5
Adopted 20 May 2011
Design A white-fimbriated symmetric red cross on a green field, defaced with a white shield charged with a green silhouette of Robin Hood

The Nottinghamshire flag is an unofficial flag of the county of Nottingham. Andy Whittaker, of BBC Nottingham, organized a competition following a suggestion by two of his listeners, Jane Bealby and Mike Gaunt. The final design was made up of elements from the designs submitted by a number of people to the radio station for consideration as the new county flag.[citation needed]

Flag design[edit]

The flag includes a white-fimbriated red St George's Cross on a green background, and a green silhouette of Robin Hood on a white shield.[1]

The pantone colours for the flag are:[2]

  • Green 364
  • White
  • Red 186