Get Ready for Xmas and New Year Promotions!

by | Nov 12, 2019

My goodness but this time of year comes around quickly! It hardly seems like a week ago that I was taking down the seasonal decorations.

Time to be thinking about the important dates for your promotions over the Xmas and the New Year:

Mon 2nd Dec St Andrew’s Day
Fri 20th Dec Schools break up for Xmas*
Sat 21st Dec Winter Solstice
Tue 24th Dec Xmas Eve
Wed 25th Dec Xmas Day
Thu 26th Dec Boxing Day
Tue 31st Dec New Year’s Eve
Wed 1st Jan New Year’s Day
Sat 4th Jan FA Cup Third Round weekend
Mon 6th Jan New school term begins*
Sat 25th Jan Burns’ Night
Sat 25th Jan Chinese New Year
Sat 1st Feb Six Nations Rugby Union begins
Fri 14th Feb Valentine’s Day
Fri 14th Feb Schools break up
Mon 24th Feb Back to school

* These are the recommended Gloucestershire school term dates. Individual schools and colleges may differ.

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