Council bans Jolly Roger
Don’t you just hate the bureaucrats of the government? This family does after they were banned from hoisting the Jolly Roger for a pirate themed birthday party.
Councillor Richard Stevens said the council had objected to the flag because "it was unneighbourly and could open the doors for all kinds of flags".
Indeed, it would create chaos with different types of flags waving in the breeze, it may even create a pandemic of white flags, though we don’t actually live in