Flags at Eurovision

Flags at Eurovision

The Eurovision Song Contest is held every year and involves countries from Europe and beyond performing tracks in the hopes of winning. Each competing nation is allowed to sing one song. TV viewers then vote and allocate points for the ones they like the most. Since...
Flags During Wartime

Flags During Wartime

Since at least the Bronze Age, armies have used flags during wars. They have served a vast number of purposes in conflict. However, they are used far less often in modern times. Waving Flags Often an army would wave flags during a battle to signify national pride and...
Capture the Flag

Capture the Flag

Flags are an essential item in the outdoor children’s game, Capture the Flag. It involves two teams of equal players who each have their own flag. This is kept in the “base” of the group. The main objective of each player is to steal the enemy flag...
Flags at Festivals

Flags at Festivals

Throughout the world, many music festivals celebrate a wide variety of popular genres. In the UK, perhaps the most famous example is the Glastonbury Festival. This is a five-day event which gets international media coverage. When the different acts are broadcast on...