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Portcullis in United Kingdom

Portcullis Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament

The crowned portcullis is the official emblem or logo of the UK Parliament. It is an image of a grilled gate of the type found on medieval castles with a crown on top. It has been formally authorised as a royal badge and is subject to terms and conditions of use. The portcullis symbol is used to identify official parliamentary publications and correspondence from Members of the Parliament and members of the House of Lords.

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  • Article Name: Portcullis
  • Author: David Jane
  • Description: Portcullis Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament The crowned portcullis is the official emblem or logo of the UK [...]

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