Key Dates for Christmas and New Year Promotions!

by | Nov 26, 2015

It’s that time of the year when people’s thoughts turn to celebrating! These are some important dates to think about for your promotions for the next three months:

  • Fri 18th Dec Schools break up for Xmas*
  • Thu 24th Dec Xmas Eve
  • Fri 25th Dec Xmas Day
  • Sat 26th Dec Boxing Day
  • Mon 28th Dec Bank Holiday
  • Thu 31st Dec New Year’s Eve
  • Fri 1st Jan New Year’s Day
  • Mon 4th Jan New school term begins*
  • Sat 9th Jan FA Cup Third Round
  • Mon 25th Jan Burns’ Night
  • Tue 9th Feb Shrove Tuesday/Pancake Day
  • Wed 10th Feb Ash Wednesday
  • Sun 14th Feb Valentine’s Day
  • Mon 15th Feb School half term holiday begins*
  • Mon 22nd Feb School term begins*

* 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 they can also deliver your promotional leaflets for you to these areas.

For further information contact Sarah on 01452 617040 or email her at

Sarah Gerken
Author: Sarah Gerken