There are three flagpoles at the Civic Centre, and are numbered as follows when looking at the Civic Centre: the one closest to the building is number 1, the middle number 2 and the one furthest from the building number 3.
Flags are flown from 8am until dusk Monday to Friday, and will usually be:
|Flagpole 1||Flagpole 2||Flagpole 3|
|Union Flag||European Flag||Ashford Borough Flag|
Fixed flag flying days
Following council approval, regimental flags may be flown at the Civic Centre (on regimental days only) for those regiments who have been or are granted the Freedom of the Borough along with the flag for Armed Forces Day.
|Date||Occasion||Flagpole 1||Flagpole 2||Flagpole 3|
|16 May||Albuhera Day||Union Flag||European Flag||Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment flag|
|25 June - 30 June||Armed Forces Day||Union Flag||European Flag||Armed Forces Day Flag|
|19 July||Intelligence Corps Regimental Day||Union Flag||European Flag||Intelligence Corps Flag|
|3 September||Merchant Navy Day||Union Flag||European Flag||Red Ensign|
|4 December||St. Barbara's Day||Union Flag||European Flag||133 Field Company REME (V) flag|
In accordance with guidance from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, the Union flag will be flown all year round in addition to the designated fixed flag flying days.
For more information email Member Services, or telephone 01233 330564.