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UK Insights

January 21st: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 18.01.2019 / 10:00


Starting with Blue Monday, this week also sees the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos.

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


Monday 21st January

Oxfam annual report on global inequality published

Blue Monday - The Most Depressing Day of the Year

LGBT charity Stonewall publishes its annual Top 100 Employers list 


Tuesday 22nd January

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting opens in Davos

Oscar nominations announced 

National Television Awards at The O2 in London


Wednesday 23rd January

Prince William speaks on mental health panel at World Economic Forum

Burberry Q3 trading update released

CBI Quarterly Industrial Trends Survey published


Thursday 24th January

Sundance Film Festival opens in Utah

Secondary school (key stage 4) performance tables published in England

Vic Reeves celebrates his 60th birthday


Friday 25th January

The Stage Awards 2019 in London

100th anniversary of the founding of League of Nations

Vodafone Q4 trading update released


Saturday 26th January

World Championship of Ping Pong starts in London

National Storytelling Week begins

RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch commences


Sunday 27th January

Australian Open tennis men's singles final in Melbourne

Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles

Holocaust Memorial Day

Source : Kantar Media

Editor's Notes

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