Flag of Ireland

The Irish flag dates from the 1800’s and it is reputed to have been designed by Thomas Francis Meaghar from Waterford. It is based on the French flag and is known as the Tricolour. The Green represents the country’s Republican traditions, the Orange the Unionists tradition from Northern Ireland and the White represents Unity.

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