It is something we often keep an eye out here at CFM Group and hence, we thought a check list of the key UK calendar dates for 2018 might just be welcome (especially if you are counting the days until midnight on January 31st!) to all our followers and subscribers too.
No prizes for guessing which date Valentine’s Day falls on, but what about the movable dates like Pancake Day and Easter weekend?
Time to start Planning, Supporting, Promoting & Engaging!
Here are our Top 33 UK calendar dates to send an email campaign schedule your next posts or create beautiful images for your clients:
Important Dates 2018
|February 13th||Tuesday||Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Day|
|February 14th||Wednesday||Valentine’s Day|
|February 17th||Saturday||Random Act of Kindness Day|
|March 1st||Thursday||St. David’s Day|
|March 1st||Thursday||World Book Day|
|March 11th||Sunday||Mother’s Day|
|March 14th||Friday||National No Smoking Day|
|March 17th||Saturday||St. Patrick’s Day (Bank Holiday in Northern Ireland)|
|March 17th – 23rd||Saturday – Friday||Sport Relief Week|
|March 20th||Tuesday||First Day of Spring|
|March 25th||Sunday||Daylight Saving Time starts – Clocks go forward|
|March 30th||Friday||Good Friday (Bank Holiday)|
|April 1st||Sunday||Easter Sunday|
|April 1st||Sunday||April Fool’s Day|
|April 2nd||Monday||Easter Monday (Bank Holiday except in Scotland)|
|May 19th||Saturday||Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Wedding|
|May 28th||Monday||Spring Bank Holiday|
|June 14th – July 15th||Thursday – Sunday||FIFA World Cup|
|June 17th||Sunday||Father’s Day|
|June 21st||Thursday||First Day of Summer – Longest day|
|July 2nd – July 15th||Monday – Sunday||Wimbledon Tennis Championships|
|August 6th||Monday||Summer Bank Holiday (Scotland only)|
|August 27th||Monday||Summer Bank Holiday (except in Scotland)|
|September 23rd||Sunday||First Day of Autumn|
|November 5th||Monday||Bonfire Night|
|November 11th||Sunday||Remembrance Sunday|
|November 23rd||Friday||Black Friday|
|November 26th||Monday||Cyber Monday|
|November 30th||Friday||St. Andrew’s Day (Bank Holiday in Scotland)|
|December 21st||Friday||First Day of Winter – Shortest day|
|December 25th||Tuesday||Christmas Day|
|December 26th||Wednesday||Boxing Day|
Is there any dates you believe we forgot or are important to you? Feel free to comment below and let us know so as to update accordingly.
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