30 November 2017 What’s on in December or what will you find in the News? by AGGro FRI 1st World AIDS Day dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection, and mourning those who have died of the disease. 75 years ago: WW2 – The cruiser US Northampton
26 October 2017 What’s on in November 2017 …or what you will find in the News? By AGGro WED 1st * ALL SAINTS DAY (aka Hallowtide). * Movember – annual Charity event involving the growing of moustaches during November to raise awareness of men’s health issues e.g. prostate & testicular cancer. * 100 years ago:
28 September 2017 What’s on in October …or what you will find in the News! By AGGro SUN 1ST * National Day of the People’s Republic of China – start of a “Golden Week’ when Chinese companies give 3 days of paid holiday which used as a bridge with surrounding weekends enable 7 continuous
07 September 2017 What’s on in September 2017 by AGGro FRI 1st: * New car registration released * Totally Thames Festival, city-wide – until 30/09 * Blackpool Illuminations – until 05/11 * Chatsworth Country Fair, Derbyshire – until 08/09 * Football: World Cup 2018 qualifiers- Malta v England, Lithuania v Scotland (Group F), San Marino
1 August 2017 What’s on in August 2017 by AGGro TUES 1st: * Lammas – Cross quarter day. * Bakewell Show, Derbyshire – until 03/08. * 45 years ago: UK Government’s anti-inflation policy implemented. – in 1975, inflation reached 24.2%, the highest since 1800. * Amber Rudd (Home Secretary) is 54 and Harriet Harman is
06 July 2017 What’s on in July 2017? SAT 1ST: * Canada Day – British North America Act 1867 united the provinces of Canada * Football: League Transfer window re-opens. * Rugby union – New Zealand v British & Irish Lions, 2nd Test, Wellington * Cricket – One-Day Cup final, Lord’s * Cycling – Tour
5 May 2017 What’s On in June 2017 by AGGro THURS 1: * National Volunteering Week UK until 07/06 * 50 years ago: Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – an immediate commercial & critical success with 27 weeks at the top of the UK albums chart &15 weeks at No 1 in USA.