Last modified: 2013-03-14 by ivan sache
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Flag of Sangatte - Image by Arnaud Leroy, 30 January 2002
The municipality and sea resort of Sangatte (4,654 inhabitants in 2009; 1,428 ha) is located close to the French end-point of
the Channel Tunnel.
A controversial refugee camp was established in Sangatte in 1999-2002.
Ivan Sache, 30 January 2002
The flag of Sangatte, as confirmed by the municipal administration, is white with the municipal coat of arms, "Azure a lion or armed and langued gules", in the middle.
Pascal Vagnat, 4 May 2000