Arms of Salford City Council, England

Granted 1974

Blazon: Azure a shuttle erect between five bees volant 2, 2, and 1 or, on a chief of the last a ship in full sail proper between two mill-rinds sable

Crest: On a wreath of the colors, a demi-griffin segreant gules gorged with a collar of steel proper and bearing a staff or flying therefrom a pennon argent charged with three boars’ heads erased and erect in fess sable langued of the first

Mantling: Azure lined or

Supporters: Two lions rampant

Motto: Salus populi suprema lex (“The health of the people is the supreme law.”)

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Arms of Manchester City Council, England

Granted 1842

Blazon: Gules three bendlets enhanced or, on a chief argent a ship in full sail on waves of the sea all proper

Crest: On a wreath of the colors a terrestrial globe semé de bees volant all proper

Supporters: On the dexter a heraldic antelope argent, attired, collared, and chain reflexed over the back or; on the sinister side a lion guardant or, murally charged gules, each charged on the breast with a rose of the last

Mantling: Gules lined or

Motto: Concilio et labore (By counsel and by labor)

Arms of Salamanca, Spain (province)

In use since 1996

Blazon: Per quarterly, I azure three columns or 2 and 1 (Ciudad Rodrigo), II azure five bees volant in saltire or (Béjar), III argent five castles in saltire or, masoned sable, windowed azure (Peñaranda de Bracamonte), IV argent a sword in bend sinister proper surmounted by a feather in bend gules, in chief a passion cross paté azure (Vitigudino); overall a roundel per pall, i argent two lions’ heads combatant issuant from the partition line proper langued gules, ii argent on a bridge proper dexter a bull passant sable and sinister a tree eradicated vert, iii or four palets gules within a bordure azure charged with eight crosses paté argent (Salamanca)

Arms of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council, England

Granted 1976

Blazon: Or* an eagle neck embowed, wings addorsed and inverted gules, perched upon a cradle sable, therein an infant proper swaddled of the second; on a chief dancetty azure a cross moline between two bees volant of the field

Crest: On a wreath or and azure, perched upon two coils of cable a cormorant wings elevated and addorsed proper holding in the beak a balance or

Supporters: On the dexter a griffin or, charged on the wing with three roses gules, barbed and seeded proper; on the sinister, a griffin sable, beak and forelegs or, charged on the wing with three fleurs-de-lis of the last

Mantling: Azure lined or

Motto: By faith and industry

*The tinctures in the blazon are correct. The picture quality is rather poor.

Arms of Bury Metropolitan Borough Council, England

Granted 1974?

Blazon: Per saltire argent and azure a saltire parted and fretty counterchanged between in chief a bee volant and in base three papyrus plants palewise in fess proper, and on the dexter a ram’s head caboshed and a bull’s head caboshed or

Crest: On a wreath of the colors, a mural crown gules a wyvern reguardant wings expanded argent and charged on the shoulder with a cog-wheel azure

Supporters: On the dexter a bull reguardant argent gorged with a mural crown azure charged on the shoulder with a rose gules barbed and seeded proper; on the sinister a wyvern reguardant wings expanded of the first gorged with a mural crown of the third charged on the shoulder with a cog-wheel of the second

Motto: Forward in unity

Arms of Burnley Borough Council, England

Granted 1975

Blazon: Or a chevron engrailed between three roses gules, barbed, seeded, slipped, and leaved proper; on a chief wavy sable, two wheat stalks in saltire slipped and leaved between two bees volant of the field

Crest: On a wreath of the colors, a mount environed with a wreath of cotton plants proper, thereon a stork argent beaked and legged gules resting the dexter claw on a Lacy knot purpre

Supporters: Two lions purpre armed and langued vert gorged with a collar argent charged with three molets and the interior paw resting on a shuttle fesswise, thread to the interior sable

Motto: Hold to the truth