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Upcoming Events Calendar

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January 2019 - Happy New Year!

1st New Year’s Day
1st Independence Day - Haiti
1st Independence Day - Sudan
1st Liberation Day - Cuba
1st Independence Day - Slovakia

2nd School’s Birdwatch (to 22nd)
4th World Braille Day (Louis Braille born 1809)
5th Twelfth Night - take those Christmas decorations down!
5th FA Cup 3rd round
6th National Shortbread Day
8th Elvis Presley's Birthday (1935)
9th Republic Day - Serbia
10th Introduction of the “Penny Post” 1840
14th Australian Open Tennis, Melbourne (to 27th)
15th First Super Bowl played (1967)
18th Winnie the Pooh Day (AA Milne born 1882)
21st First flight of Concorde – 1976
21st Blue Monday
21st Martin Luther King Day
21st Energy Saving Week (to 27th)
24th Global Belly Laugh Day
25th Burns Night
26th Republic Day - India
26th Australia Day

26th FA Cup 4th round
26th National Storytelling Week (to 2nd Feb)
26th Garden Birdwatch weekend
27th International Chocolate Cake Day

February 2019 

1st Wear Red Day - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute campaign
1st LGBT History month
1st Six Nations Rugby begins
1st Six Nations Rugby – France v Wales
2nd Six Nations Rugby – Scotland v Italy
2nd Six Nations Rugby – Ireland v England
2nd World Wetlands Day
2nd National Hedgehog Day
3rd American Super Bowl LIII (53)
3rd British Yorkshire Pudding Day
4th Independence Day - Sri Lanka
5th Chinese New Year – Year of the Pig
5th Mardi Gras
6th Waitangi Day - New Zealand
9th Cricket - West Indies v England 3rd Test (to 13th)
9th Six Nations Rugby – Scotland v Ireland
9th Six Nations Rugby – Italy v Wales
10th Six Nations Rugby – Ireland v England
10th BAFTA Film Awards Ceremony
13th World Radio Day
14th Valentine’s Day
22nd Washington's Birthday
23rd Real Bread Week (to 3rd March)
23rd 6 Nations Rugby – France v Scotland
23rd 6 Nations Rugby – Wales v England
24th 6 Nations Rugby – Italy v Ireland
24th Football - Carabao Cup Final
25th Fairtrade Fortnight (to 10th March)
25th 91st Academy Awards Presentation

March 2019

1st St David’s Day
1st Veggie Month (to 31st)
4th British Pie Week (to 10th)
4th National School Breakfast Week (to 8th)
4th National Salt Awareness Week (to 10th March)
5th Shrove Tuesday – Pancake Day
6th Ash Wednesday
6th Battle of the Alamo – 1836
7th World Book Day
8th British Science Week (to 17th)
8th International Women's Day
9th Six Nations Rugby – Scotland v Wales
9th Six Nations Rugby – England v Italy
10th Six Nations Rugby – Ireland v France
11th Commonwealth Day
11th National Butchers Week (to 17th)
12th Horse Racing - Cheltenham Festival (to 15th)
13th No Smoking Day
14th Albert Einstein born 1879
15th Comic Relief - Red Nose Day
16th Six Nations Rugby – Italy v France
16th Six Nations Rugby – Wales v Ireland
16th Six Nations Rugby – England v Scotland
16th Curling - Women's World Championship, Denmark
17th English Tourism Week (to 25th)
17th Motor Racing - Australian GP
17th St Patricks Day
20th Football - Premier League founded 1992
20th Spring Equinox (1st day of Spring)
21st Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, Northern Ireland v Estonia
22nd Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, England v Czech Republic
22nd National Skipping Day
23rd Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, Gibraltar v Republic of Ireland
24th Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, Wales v Slovakia
24th Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, San Marino v Scotland
25th Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, Montenegro v England
26th Football - Euro 2020 qualifying, Republic of Ireland v Georgia
29th Wear a Hat Day
30th Curling - Men's World Championship, Canada
31st Motor Racing - Bahrain GP
31st Mothering Sunday
31st British Summer Time begins
31st Eiffel Tower inaugurated (1889)

April 2019 

1st April Fools Day
2nd International Children's Book Day
3rd World Party Day
4th Carrot Day
4th Senegal Independence Day
5th Walk to Work Day
6th Horse Racing - Grand National
6th International Pillow Fight Day
6th Tartan Day
7th The Boat Race - Oxford v Cambridge
9th Unicorn Day
11th Golf - The Masters - Augusta USA (to 14th April)
19th Record Store Day
13th Scrabble Day
14th Motor Racing - Chinese Grand Prix, Shanghai
17th Banana Day
19th Garlic Day
19th Good Friday
21st Queens Birthday
21st National Tea Day
21st Easter Sunday
22nd Easter Monday
22nd Earth Day
22nd Stephen Lawrence Day
22nd National Stop Snoring Week (to 28th)
23rd Talk Like Shakespeare Day
23rd St Georges Day
24th International Guide Dog Day
25th ANZAC Day
27th Independent Book Shop Day
27th Kings Day (Netherlands)
28th Motor Racing - Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Baku
28th London Marathon

May 2019


1st Lei day (celebration of Hawaii)
1st Make May Purple - Stroke Association
1st National Walking Month
1st Big Asthma Bake Sale
2nd Cycling - Tour de Yorkshire (to 5th)
3rd International Space Day
4th Football - Women's FA Cup Final
4th Star Wars Day
4th Ramadan begins (ends 3rd June)
5th Cricket - England v Pakistan - Twenty20
6th Sun Awareness Week (to 12th)
8th Cricket - England v Pakistan - 1st One Day International
11th Cycling - Giro d'Italia
11th Cricket - England v Pakistan - 2nd One Day International
11th National Doughnut week (ends 19th May)
12th Motor Racing - Spanish Grand Prix – Barcelona
12th National Limerick Day
13th National Vegetarian week
13th National Smiling Month (to 13th June)
14th Cricket - England v Pakistan - 3rd One Day International
15th Museums at Night (to 18th)
16th Golf - US PGA Championship
17th Cricket - England v Pakistan - 4th One Day International
18th Football - FA Cup Final
19th Cricket - England v Pakistan - 5th One Day International
20th British tomato week (ends 26th May)
20th Walk to School Week (to 25th)
21st World day for Cultural Diversity
25th English wine week (ends 2nd June)
25th Football - Scottish Cup Final
25th National Children's Gardening week (ends 2nd June)
25th Motorsport - Isle of Man TT (to 7th June)
26th Motorsport - Indianapolis 500, Indiana, USA
26th Tennis - French Open – Paris
26th Motor Racing - Monaco Grand Prix
27th BBQ week (ends 2nd June)
29th Oak Apple Day
29th Football - Europa League final, Baku, Azerbaijan
30th Cricket - World Cup begins (to 15th July)