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April 15th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 12.04.2019 / 11:00


In the week of Good Friday and Easter Sunday, what else is going on in the UK and beyond?

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

Monday 15 April

Final series of 'Game of Thrones' begins on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV 

Nigel Farage addresses Brexit Party rally in East Sussex 

Deloitte publishes its latest CFO Survey


Tuesday 16 April 

Jeremy Corbyn addresses National Education Union Annual Conference in Liverpool

'National Offer Day' for primary school pupils 

UK Mortgage Freedom Day


Wednesday 17 April 

UK monthly inflation figures released by the Office for National Statistics

Former prime minister Tony Blair addresses the World Humanitarian Forum at ExCeL London

BBC Proms programme announced


Thursday 18 April

TIME 100 list announced

Official selection for the Cannes Film Festival announced

Unilever Q1 trading statement released


Friday 19 April

Good Friday 

NASUWT Annual Conference opens in Belfast

Weston Sand Sculpture Festival 2019 in Weston-super-Mare


Saturday 20 April

Chichester Festival Theatre 2019 season opens 

Betfred World Snooker Championship begins in Sheffield 

‘Carry On’ actor Leslie Phillips celebrates his 95th birthday


Sunday 21 April

Easter Sunday

The Queen celebrates her 93rd birthday 

National Tea Day

Source : Kantar

Editor's Notes

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