Cookies remember you so we can ensure to give you the best experience possible. By using this website or closing this message, you are agreeing to our cookies and policies

Do not show this message again
UK Insights

December 10th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 07.12.2018 / 10:00

disco ball glitter

It's a week of winners, as we crown the Strictly and Apprentice champs, TIME person of the year, and BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

Read the business, entertainment, news and sporting highlights for the week ahead, thanks to our global forward planning service from Kantar Media.

Monday 10th December

Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Oslo

250th anniversary of the Royal Academy of Arts

Monthly GDP estimates announced


Tuesday 11th December

MPs vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal

UK monthly unemployment figures released

TIME Person of the Year announced


Wednesday 12th December

European premiere of 'Mary Poppins Returns' at the Royal Albert Hall

Budget day in the Scottish Parliament

FIFA Club World Cup 2018 begins in UAE


Thursday 13th December

David Dimbleby presents 'Question Time' on BBC One for final time

Sports Direct interim results announced 

PDC World Darts Championship begins at Alexandra Palace


Friday 14th December

Sculpture of Emmeline Pankhurst unveiled in Manchester City Centre

Panto Day 2018

Reach plc full year pre-close statement released


Saturday 15th December

'Strictly Come Dancing' final on BBC One

European Film Awards in Seville

FIA Formula E Championship begins


Sunday 16th December

BBC Sports Personality of the Year at the Genting Arena in Birmingham

70th anniversary of Scrabble

'The Apprentice' winner announced on BBC One



Source : Kantar Media

Editor's Notes

Find more information on Forward Planner here, and get in touch if you are interested in the service.

Latest Stories

Thursday is the last date for posting Christmas cards, and on Friday we discover this year's Christmas Number One...

Total brand value rises 12% as Louis Vuitton retains top spot and Chanel takes second place.

As a festive bonus for our listeners, we discuss Kantar’s media predictions for the new year…

The latest Kantar Worldpanel data shows consumers are making fewer supermarket trips than in the heat of summer.

As Prime Minister May’s withdrawal agreement heads to parliamentary vote, the public is getting more concerned about the impact of Brexit.

Related Content