Flag of the UNITED KINGDOM (Great Britan)

A high qality picture image of the United Kingdom flag

United Kingdom Flag, UK Flag

The United Kingdom flag was adopted in 1801 after the Union of Ireland and Great Britain.  The flag is known as the Union Flag or Union Jack.  The flag contains the Cross of Saint George, the patron saint of England and the Cross of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.  The crosses are colored red with white edges and a blue background. 

Flags of Countries in the UK


Northern Ireland



List of Territories in the United Kingdom of Great Britan


Saint Helena

Saint Turks and Caicos Islands