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UK Insights

June 3rd: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 31.05.2019 / 11:00

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Is summer here? Love Island returns and the Women's World Cup kicks off.

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


Monday 3rd June

Donald Trump begins UK state visit

'Love Island' returns for a new series on ITV2

England face Pakistan in Cricket World Cup at Trent Bridge


Tuesday 4th June

Penny Mordaunt speaks at RUSI Land Warfare Conference in London

AO World full year preliminary results announced

Cheltenham Science Festival begins


Wednesday 5th June

Portsmouth hosts D-Day 75 events

Edinburgh Festival Fringe full programme announced

FTSE UK Index quarterly review


Thursday 6th June

ECB interest rate announced

Sheffield Doc/Fest documentary film festival opens

Peterborough by-election


Friday 7th June

Prime Minister Theresa May resigns as leader of the Conservative Party

FIFA Women's World Cup begins in France

Green Party Spring Conference opens in Scarborough


Saturday 8th June

The Queen's 93rd official birthday marked with Trooping The Colour ceremony

Eid Festival in Trafalgar Square

'Killing Eve' series two begins on BBC One


Sunday 9th June

UEFA Nations League Final Four final in Portugal

Sir Elton John launches the UK leg of his 'Yellow Brick Road' farewell tour in Hove

French Open tennis men's singles final


Source : Kantar

Editor's Notes

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