August Bank Holiday News & Events

Whats on August Bank Holiday 2011

A map of events on over the bank holiday weekend.

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August Bank Holiday Travel: Road Closures, Rail Advice and Weather for the Weekend Break

This weekend is the last three-day break before Christmas and thousands of people will take to the roads for a getaway to make the most of the bank holiday. James Pollard, traffic broadcaster at Trafficmaster, believes the traffic is likely to be at it…

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August Bank Holiday: Road Closures, Rail Advice and Weather for the Weekend Break

This weekend is the last three-day break before Christmas and thousands of people will take to the roads for a getaway to make the most of the bank holiday. James Pollard, traffic broadcaster at Trafficmaster, believes the traffic is likely to be at it…

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Your Weekend Guide 23/08-24/08 – This is Our Town Kingston

Your Weekend Guide 23/08-24/08
This is Our Town Kingston
Here at This Is Our Town, we like to keep you up to date with what’s happening around you every weekend, so here’s what’s on this August bank holiday. … Great food, great beer and a great music lineup make for a wonderful day out for the whole family.

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Stream Little Bark’s New Album ‘USB’ – Undertheradar


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Stream Little Bark’s New Album ‘USB’
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The album (whose title is an acronym for Unique Sonic Broadcast) is the product of three years work following the unveiling of her self-released debut Hope Is Rubbery in 2011. This new offering has been co-produced with Stef Animal (The Golden Awesome

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Met Office: August bank holiday dry in West with risk of showers and rain – Western Daily Press

Western Daily PressMet Office: August bank holiday dry in West with risk of showers and rainWestern Daily PressMet Office: August bank holiday dry in West with risk of showers and rain. By Western Daily Press | Posted: August 21, 2014. Met Office: Augu…

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Tesco August Bank Holiday shopping opening hours

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening times for Tesco Extra in Hatfield and the shopping hours for the supermarket’s branches in Potters Bar, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn, St Albans, Hertford and Stevenage in Hertfordshire.

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Sainsbury’s August Bank Holiday shopping opening hours

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening times for Sainsbury’s Welwyn Garden City store and the shopping hours for the supermarket chain’s Potters Bar, St Albans, Stevenage, Hertford and London Colney branches.

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Asda August Bank Holiday shopping opening times

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 shopping hours for Asda’s Hatfield Superstore and the opening times for the Stevenage Supercentre.

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Morrisons August Bank Holiday shopping opening times

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening hours for Morrisons in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, and the shopping times for the St Albans stores in Hatfield Road and London Road, and its Borehamwood branch.

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Marks & Spencer August Bank Holiday shopping opening hours

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening times for Marks and Spencer in Welwyn Garden City and St Albans, and the shopping hours for the chain’s superstore in London Colney and outlet in the Galleria, Hatfield.

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John Lewis August Bank Holiday shopping opening times

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening hours for John Lewis in Welwyn Garden City and the shopping times for the department store’s other Hertfordshire branch in Watford.

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Waitrose August Bank Holiday shopping opening times

Here are the August Bank Holiday 2014 opening hours for Waitrose in Welwyn Garden City and the shopping times for branches in Stevenage, St Albans, Harpenden and Hertford, as well as the M25 outlet at South Mimms Services near Potters Bar.

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O'Neill’s in Worcester asks local residents to ‘join the family fun’ this August Bank Holiday

IN the run up to August Bank Holiday, O’Neill’s Irish pub in Worcester is inviting local residents to join its weekend of family fun.

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Forecasters warn bank holiday weekend could be unseasonably chilly – Nottingham Post


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Forecasters warn bank holiday weekend could be unseasonably chilly
Nottingham Post
PUT the barbecues away – forecasters are warning the August bank holiday weekend could be unseasonably chilly. It is likely Nottingham will record its coldest … cooler than the average expected in August. It is also due to be much colder than last

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Feast Festival in Mote Park, Maidstone on August Bank Holiday weekend – Kent Online

Feast Festival in Mote Park, Maidstone on August Bank Holiday weekend
Kent Online
We’ve decided to put on an event which really is a full, fun, family day out showcasing the best in all things, food, drink and entertainment.” Advice and handy hints on cooking and baking will be provided on the live chef stage during both days of Feast.

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From Notting Hill Carnival to Zombeavers at FrightFest: Things to do in London … – The Independent


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From Notting Hill Carnival to Zombeavers at FrightFest: Things to do in London
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Notting Hill Carnival is always the big event of the August bank holiday weekend. For a calmer vibe, head down to the Children’s Parade on Sunday, but if you want to party with the Masquerade bands, Calypsonians and Sound Systems, then the Grand Finale …
Notting Hill Carnival 2014: How To Get The Most Out Of The August Bank Huffington Post UK
Notting Hill Carnival Police Arrest More than 100 Ahead of Bank Holiday Yahoo News UK
Notting Hill carnival: share your photos and experiencesThe Guardian
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Bank holiday festival of 'green' activities planned for Wray Castle

A BANK holiday festival of activities on a green theme is being staged this weekend at Wray Castle and along Windermere’s western shore.

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Essex Chronicle published 10 things to do this Bank Holiday weekend – August 25

The last Bank Holiday of the year is coming soon – so don’t waste it! See below for these suggestions on what to do over the long weekend. BURNHAM WEEK QUAY DAY THE QUAY, BURNHAM Monday, August 25, 11am to 5pm, free entryCelebrate the start of Burnham week with novelty and food stalls, children’s entertainment, and a possible fly by. After the success of the event last year, Burnham Town Council …

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Bank holiday weather: rain or shine?

The final bank holiday of the year is approaching and it’s likely to be a busy one with many schools still in the midst of the summer holidays. But what will the weather deliver us?

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London top ‘staycation’ destination for August bank holiday – BigHospitality.co.uk


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London top ‘staycation’ destination for August bank holiday
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Hotel search website Trivago has also released data showing London to be the most popular city to visit for the 5.2m Brits taking ‘staycations’ this August bank holiday, while Edinburgh is the most expensive. London is the most popular city for trips

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Bank Holiday weekend weather: Britain set to be colder than Siberia

Thermometers are set to plummet as a stubborn band of low pressure drags air in from the north, with two weeks of wet and windy weather ahead

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MSI’s X99S Gaming 7 and X99S SLI Plus Black Motherboards Spotted In The … – WCCFtech


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MSI’s X99S Gaming 7 and X99S SLI Plus Black Motherboards Spotted In The
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The MSI X99S Gaming 7 features the LGA 2011-3 socket which will be able to support Intel’s next generation Haswell-E HEDT processors arriving on 29th August. The board features a 8 Phase PWM suplly powered by a 8-Pin EPS connector and a 24-Pin …

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Bank Holiday weekend weather: Britain set to be colder than Siberia

Thermometers are set to plummet as a stubborn band of low pressure drags air in from the north, with two weeks of wet and windy weather ahead

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Motorists face traffic jams on the roads as bank holiday exodus begins

Gridlock is a bank holiday tradition that motorists cannot avoid when they hit the road – even when it’s a day early.

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Brogdale Artisan Cider Festival, near Faversham, August Bank Holiday weekend – Kent Online

Brogdale Artisan Cider Festival, near Faversham, August Bank Holiday weekend
Kent Online
Cider lovers might think they’ve been transported to heaven at a festival over the bank holiday weekend. They will be able to drink as much hand-crafted cider as they like – arriving by train is a must if you plan to sample the brews on offer – and

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Bank Holiday rail misery as West Coast Mainline shuts over three-day weekend

The West Coast Mainline will be shut between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central all weekend in the last of three closures throughout August due to improvement works around Watford

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Village news August 21 – Northamptonshire Telegraph

Village news August 21Northamptonshire TelegraphCome along for a family day out where you can experience the fast paced game of polo and enjoy exclusive food and retail stalls. …. It starts on August 22nd at 10.00am and finishes on August 25th at 8.0…

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Village news August 21 – Northamptonshire Telegraph

Village news August 21Northamptonshire TelegraphCome along for a family day out where you can experience the fast paced game of polo and enjoy exclusive food and retail stalls. …. It starts on August 22nd at 10.00am and finishes on August 25th at 8.0…

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Village news August 21 – Northamptonshire Telegraph

Northamptonshire TelegraphVillage news August 21Northamptonshire TelegraphCome along for a family day out where you can experience the fast paced game of polo and enjoy exclusive food and retail stalls. …. It starts on August 22nd at 10.00am and fini…

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Racing fun ahead at Cartmel

A Bank Holiday weekend of exciting races and entertainment at Cartmel Racecourse is almost upon us.

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