Significant Dates

Below is a list of dates which may be useful to those working in Civic Office.

You could also suggest dates that are meaningful to your community.

October 2022

1st October to 31st Oct Saturday Fixed

Black History Month

10th October Monday Annual

World Mental Health Day

21st October Friday Fixed

Trafalgar Day

National and local commemoration
31st October Monday Fixed


November 2022

4th November Friday Fixed

Festival of Diwali

National and local events
5th November Saturday Fixed

Guy Fawkes Night

National and local events
11th November Friday Fixed

Armistice Day

13th November Sunday Annual

Remembrance Sunday

14th November Monday Fixed

Birthday of His Majesty King Charles III

25th November Friday Fixed

White Ribbon Day

30th November Wednesday Fixed

St Andrews Day

National and local events

December 2022

1st December Thursday Fixed

World AIDs Day

25th December Sunday Fixed

Christmas Day

January 2023

27th January Friday Fixed

International Holocaust Memorial Day

February 2023

1st February to 28th Feb Wednesday Fixed

LGBT+ History Month

March 2023

1st March Wednesday Fixed

St David’s Day

National and local events

8th March Wednesday Fixed

International Women’s Day

17th March Friday Fixed

St Patrick’s Day

National and local events

April 2023

2nd April Sunday Fixed

World Autism Awareness Day

23rd April Sunday Fixed

St George’s Day

25th April Tuesday Fixed

Anzac Day

June 2023

1st June to 7th Jun Thursday Fixed

Volunteers Week

6th June Tuesday Fixed

Anniversary of D Day Landings in June 1944

National and local commemoration
22nd June Thursday Fixed

Windrush Day

July 2023

5th July Wednesday Fixed

NHS Anniversary

11th July Tuesday Fixed

Srebrenica Memorial Day

National and local commemoration events

August 2023

15th August Tuesday Fixed

VJ Day

National and local commemoration events

September 2023

3rd September Sunday Fixed

Merchant Navy Day

Flag raising, Social Media

9th September Saturday Fixed

Emergency Services Day

Flag raising, Social Media

10th September Sunday Fixed

World Suicide Prevention Day

National and local events

15th September Friday Fixed

Battle of Britain Day

National and local events

21st September Thursday Fixed

World Alzheimer’s Day

National and local events

23rd September Saturday Fixed

National Fitness Day

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