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UK Insights

November 19th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 16.11.2018 / 10:00

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This week brings Thanksgiving, Black Friday, the launch of #WhatWomenWant? and the Royal Variety Performance.

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


Monday 19th November

Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan attend the Royal Variety Performance

Confederation of British Industry Annual Conference in London

UK premiere of 'Nativity Rocks!' at ODEON Coventry


Tuesday 20th November

Mark Carney appears before the Treasury Committee

Specsavers National Book Award winners announced in London

Justice Secretary David Gauke speaks at the Social Market Foundation


Wednesday 21st November

Michael Gove appears at 'Is Defra ready for Brexit?' evidence session

Business Enterprise Research and Development annual statistics released

'A Life in Pictures: Nicole Kidman' at BAFTA in London

Kantar's 'What Women Want?' exhibition opens in London


Thursday 22nd November


50th anniversary of The Beatles' 'White Album'

Prince William attends Football for Peace graduation ceremony for Young Peace Leaders

Mothercare interim results announced


Friday 23rd November

Black Friday

Diagram Prize for oddest book title of 2018 announced

Sri Lanka v England third Test Match begins in Colombo


Saturday 24th November

Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) annual conference in Belfast

Quilter International Rugby Union fixture: England v Australia at Twickenham

BBC Young Jazz Musician final at the Southbank Centre in London


Sunday 25th November

Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

British Academy Children's Awards at the Roundhouse in London

Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Belarus

Source : Kantar Media

Editor's Notes

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