Last modified: 2005-03-26 by jarig bakker
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adopted 3 Sep 1991; design: drs. J.F. van Heijningen.
The present flag of Neede was designed by drs. J.F. van Heijningen.
It was adopted by municipal resolution on 3 Sep 1991. Description: three
equally wide horizontal stripes blue - yellow - blue; the yellow stripe
charged with three red disks, divided evenly over the stripe, each with
a diameter equal to 4/5 of stripeheight. The flag is a simplification of
the municipal arms, in which the gold-blue colors of Münster have
Formerly Neede had a flag (adopted 30 Nov 1955), consisting of three vertical stripes red - yellow - blue, but this was considered not characteristic for Neede - and it had a strong resemblance to the flags of Romania and Chad.
Since 1 Jan 2005 Neede is part of the new municipality of Berkelland.
Jarig Bakker, 7 October 1999
adopted 30 Nov 1955