Arms of St. Helens Metropolitan Borough Council, England

Granted 1868?

Blazon: Argent two bars azure overall a cross sable between 1 a saltire couped gules 2 a griffin segreant of the third beaked and armed or 3 a cross flory of the fourth voided and 4 a cross crosslet fitchy of the last

Crest: Issuant from an ancient crown or a ram’s head argent armed of the first charged on the neck with two fleurs-de-lis gules and bearing in the mouth a slip of laurel proper

Mantling: Azure lined argent

Supporters: On the dexter a lion rampant guardant or charged with seven fleurs-de-lis gules and on the sinister a griffin segreant sable armed of the first, the wings barry of seven of the third and the first

Motto: Ex terra lucem (From the ground, light)

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