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UK Insights

April 22nd: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 18.04.2019 / 11:00


Easter Monday, St George's Day, Shakespeare's Birthday and more...

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


Monday 22nd April

Inaugural Stephen Lawrence Day

Easter Monday

Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse Racecourse


Tuesday 23rd April

St George's Day

House of Commons and House of Lords return from Easter recess

Death and birth anniversary of William Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Globe 2019 summer season launches


Wednesday 24th April

Chancellor Philip Hammond appears before the Treasury Committee

Boeing Q1 results announced

Ivor Novello Awards nominations announced


Thursday 25th April

25th anniversary of Blur releasing 'Parklife'

Barclays Q1 results announced

Marvel's 'Avengers: Endgame' released in cinemas


Friday 26th April

Football Shirt Friday

Royal Bank of Scotland Q1 results announced

2018/19 Premier League football fixture: Liverpool v Huddersfield


Saturday 27th April

Scottish National Party Spring Conference opens in Edinburgh

Dame Darcy Bussell celebrates her 50th birthday

30th Pragnell Shakespeare Birthday Award presented in Stratford-upon-Avon


Sunday 28th April 

London Marathon

Professional Footballers' Association Awards

British Academy Television Craft Awards in London


Source : Kantar

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