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Events happening around the world this year - any excuse for a party!

October National Days & Events

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October National Days It’s a busy month with plenty of events to celebrate. As the days get colder & the nights draw in, make learning fun with World Space Week & National Poetry Day or get creative in the kitchen with National Cake Week, National Curry Week & of course, Halloween. Breast Cancer Awareness Month Make A …

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September National Days

September National Days Make the most of the last remaining warm days with outdoor celebrations & festivities. Show off your baking skills during National Cupcake Week & hold a coffee morning at the end of the month to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.                     Leukemia & …

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July National Days

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July National Days If you’ve got kids, then the summer holidays are nearly upon you but there’s plenty to keep everyone busy. Love Parks Week will get everyone outside, whatever the weather & National Day of the Cowboy is a great excuse to dress up & make some sheriff badges from cardboard & silver foil. …

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August National Days

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August National Days The summer’s here, the kids are off school & hopefully the sun will provide plenty of opportunities to get outside. Celebrate Caribbean Day or an Australian themed Picnic Day. Have a clear out & hold a Garage Sale or celebrate the fruits of your labours during National Allotments Week.       National Road …

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June National Days

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June National Days We’re nearly half way through the year; it’s flying by. Make the most of the warmer & longer days & plan some outside gatherings.             Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Month Sands Awareness Month 1-31 Aug Strawberry Tea for breast cancer care 1-7              Volunteers’ Week Recognising the contribution …

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May National Days

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      May National Days With the weather getting warmer & some bank holidays to look forward to, now’s the time to plan some get-togethers. If you need a theme (or just an excuse) then you’re bound to find one in the list below:               Action on Stroke Month Mental …

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April National Days

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     April National Days If you can get through 1st April without being made a fool of, there are some great days to look forward to & celebrate this month: Alcohol Awareness Month Autism Awareness Month Stress Awareness Month Child Abuse Prevention Month Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Jazz Appreciation Month STD Awareness Month 1                     April …

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March National Days

   March National Days Spring is in the air but it’s still a bit nippy out. Take advantage of Time for a Cuppa, British Pie Week, World Book Day & Chocolate Caramel Day to hibernate indoors for a little bit longer.                 Brain Injury Awareness Month Prostate Cancer Awareness …

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February National Days

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February National Days The weather’s still cold & spring’s not yet on the horizon, so choose an event below to celebrate & gather your friends. Go for comfort food such as Yorkshire Pudding Day or Bramley Apple Week or support charities on World Cancer Day or Gold Heart Day.                 …

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December National Days

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December National Days Whilst you’re busy preparing for Christmas, take time out for other events taking place in December.                 1                        World AIDS Day  An opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV & show their support for people living with It. The day also commemorates people who have died from HIV. We don’t …

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