14. Oct, 2021

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Going back even further life for sailors in Rear Admiral Lord Nelson’s days was one of ‘Rum, Bum & Backy (tobacco)’. How things have changed.

What with the Royal Navy having removed the daily rum issue on 31st July 1970 (I remember that day well), and vaping becoming as popular as smoking tobacco, that only leaves the ‘Bum’. So I think we need to update the design of the Royal Navy’s flag, the White Ensign, to reflect those changes as well as the growth in the LGBT+ movement. In fact I’ve come up with a design myself. Maybe I’ll call it ......................................‘The Pink Pussy’