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UK Insights

May 13th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 10.05.2019 / 11:00

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Harry & Meghan celebrate one year of marriage, as Mental Health Awareness Week takes place.

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


Monday 13th May

Deputy Labour Leader Tom Watson delivers the John Smith Memorial Lecture in London 

Mental Health Awareness Week begins

British Book Awards winners announced


Tuesday 14th May

Cannes Film Festival begins

UK monthly unemployment figures released by the Office for National Statistics 

The Duchess of Cambridge visits Bletchley Park 


Wednesday 15th May

Sci-Fi-London Film Festival opens

Fire Brigades Union Conference begins in Blackpool

Kingfisher Q1 trading update released


Thursday 16th May

US PGA Championship golf begins at Bethpage State Park

This Morning Live opens at the NEC in Birmingham

City of London Corporation's Business and Investment Dinner at Mansion House


Friday 17th May

easyJet interim results announced

The Bath Festival begins

'Museum of the Moon' art installation goes on display at the Natural History Museum


Saturday 18th May

Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

FA Cup Final: Man City v Watford at Wembley Stadium

Church of Scotland General Assembly opens in Edinburgh


Sunday 19th May

Great Manchester Run

Royal College of Nursing Annual Congress and Exhibition opens in Liverpool

Prince Harry and Meghan celebrate 1st wedding anniversary


Source : Kantar

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