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UK Insights

March 11th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 08.03.2019 / 12:00


It's St Patrick's Day on Sunday, after the winners of the Six Nations is crowned on Saturday...

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


Monday 11th March

The Royal Family attend Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey

Metropolitan Police Excellence in Policing Awards ceremony in London

Nicki Minaj begins UK dates of 'The Nicki Wrld Tour' at The O2


Tuesday 12th March

Office for National Statistics: Monthly GDP estimates published

London Book Fair opens at Olympia

G4S plc full year preliminary results announced


Wednesday 13th March

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivers his Spring Statement in the House of Commons

Morrisons full year preliminary results announced

No Smoking Day


Thursday 14th March

Health Sec Matt Hancock speaks at Mental Health Network annual conference and exhibition

Royal Mail stamp issue featuring Marvel superheroes

Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 opening ceremony


Friday 15th March

Comic Relief Red Nose Day

Liberal Democrat Spring Conference opens in York

Cheltenham Gold Cup day


Saturday 16th March

2019 Guinness Six Nations rugby union tournament concludes

Slovakia presidential elections first round

20th anniversary of first publication of the Metro free newspaper


Sunday 17th March

St Patrick's Day

Formula One season begins in Australia

The Sunday Times publishes the Maserati 100 annual list of inspiring entrepreneurs


Source : Kantar Media

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