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British Broadcasting Corporation

Posted: Tue May 14, 2013 6:53 pm
by Chas Charles-Dunne
The coat of arms of the British Broadcasting Corporation:

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Azure a Terrestrial Globe proper encircled by an Annulet Or, and seven Estoiles in Orle Argent.
On a Wreath of the Colours, a Lion passant Or, grasping in the dexter fore-paw a Thunderbolt proper.
On either side an Eagle, wings addorsed proper collared Azure pendant therefrom a Bugle horn stringed Or.
"Nation shall speak peace unto Nation"


Granted in 1927 and used by the BBC extensively till 1977.

Regards

Chas

Re: British Broadcasting Corporation

Posted: Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:35 pm
by Mike Oettle
It is a great shame that these arms are no longer in use. It is supposedly trendy to disregard coats of arms.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation also had a coat of arms which has all but been forgotten.
Regards,
Mike

Re: British Broadcasting Corporation

Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:58 pm
by Andrew Kerensky
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