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County Durham flag competition open for entries

County activist Andy Strangeway is organising a competition to establish a flag for the historic county of County Durham. Further details, are available on Andy’s website: County Durham Flag Competition    The closing date for entries is 18 August 2013, with voting commencing on 23 September. … Continue reading

19 July 2013 10 May 2014 start the discussion

ABC Member’s Tesco Campaign Success

ABC Member Andy Stangeway has met with success in getting Tesco to display the historic boundaries of Yorkshire on their local sourcing map. Writing on the ABC Blog, Andy says: The following news release from Tesco illustrates how Yorkshire’s cultural heritage is being eroded yet most Yorkshire folk are … Continue reading

29 January 2013 10 May 2014 start the discussion

Illustrated Maps of the Historic Counties

ABC Member Brady Ells is producing the hand-illustrated maps  in Sussex. The maps are A2 size and printed in his native Sussex. Currently a Sussex map is available to purchase and a Dorset map is due out soon. Commissions are invited for all 92 UK counties. The … Continue reading