Key Dates for Autumn Promotions

by | Aug 17, 2017

So that was the summer was it?  Writing this it feels like autumn already so we may as well pack the kids off to school and think about some important dates and interesting anniversaries for your promotions over the next three months:

Mon 4th Sept        School term begins*
Fri 22nd Sept        September Equinox
Sat 30th Sept        Radio 1 launched 50 years ago today
Sun 15th Oct        The Great Storm hit today in 1987 resulting in 22 casualties
Fri 20th Oct        School half term holiday begins*
Sun 29th Oct        Daylight Saving Time ends – clocks go back
Thu 19th Oct        Diwali
Tue 31st Oct        Halloween
Mon 30th Oct        School term begins*
Sun 5th Nov        Guy Fawkes Night
Sun 12th Nov        Remembrance Sunday
Mon 20th Nov        The Queen and Prince Philip married 70 years ago today
Thu 30th Nov        St Andrews Day

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

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