Key Dates for Autumn Promotions

by | Aug 15, 2016

Time to put away your sun tan lotion and dig out the scarves and woolly hats. The kids are going back to school and here are some important dates to think about for your promotions over the next three months:

Thu 1st Sept School term begins*
Tue 13th Sept 100th anniversary of the birth of children’s book author Roald Dahl
Thu 22nd Sep September Equinox
Mon 3rd Oct Islamic New Year
Fri 14th Oct 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings
Thu 20th Oct School half term holiday begins*
Sun 30th Oct Daylight Saving Time ends – clocks go back
Sun 30th Oct Diwali
Mon 31st Oct Halloween
Mon 31st Oct School term begins*
Sat 5th Nov Guy Fawkes Night
Sun 13th Nov Remembrance Sunday
Wed 30th Nov St Andrews Day

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

Don’t forget that by advertising in the Link Directories you can promote your seasonal event in 16,000 homes throughout Gloucester. Abbey-Link reaches 6,200 homes in Abbeymead, Abbeydale and Upton St Leonards. Hucclecote-Link is delivered to 4,500 homes in Hucclecote and Coopers Edge. Finally, Tuffley-Link goes to 5,200 homes in Tuffley.

Not only do you have the option of advertising in the Link Directories, but we can also deliver your promotional leaflets for you to these areas.
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Sarah Gerken
Author: Sarah Gerken