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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Clare Island Raft-Building Championships & Family Fun Day – Afloat

Clare Island Raft-Building Championships & Family Fun Day
Afloat
#clareisland – Buoyed by the recent profile received by Clare Island in the Irish Times Best Place to Go Wild in Ireland competition, Clare Island Adventures are planning an exciting new event for the August Bank Holiday weekend. Your mission, should

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Summer escape: two million Britons to take a holiday

More than two million Britons will travel abroad this weekend as the summer holiday exodus begins

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2m Britons to join summer getaway

More than two million Britons will head overseas this weekend as the summer holiday getaway gathers pace.

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Tickets to Graham Norton quiz in Bantry sell out in nine minutes – Sunday World

Tickets to Graham Norton quiz in Bantry sell out in nine minutes
Sunday World
There is a whole host of activities throughout the August Bank holiday to keep everyone entertained with a Hoolariffic Hawaiian Beach Party organised for the Saturday night which with DJ, Live Music, BBQ, Prizes for best Hawaiian Dress, Party Games
Aloha Ahakista Regatta & Festival 2014 – Graham Norton Quiz Night a sell out West Cork Times

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The Kildavin Clonegal GAA lotto – Irish Independent

The Kildavin Clonegal GAA lottoIrish IndependentLeighlinbridge-Sunday, 3rd August; Old Leighlin-Friday, 29th August; Cloydagh-Monday, 1st September. ROSE DAY. 18th Annual Rose Day will be held in … Having moved to the Tinryland area in 2011, Rev. Lia…

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When is the August Bank Holiday in 2014?

It might be known mainly for traffic jams but it’s best to make the most of the August Bank Holiday as there are no more public holidays until Christmas

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When is the August Bank Holiday in 2014? – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail
When is the August Bank Holiday in 2014?
Birmingham Mail
But most of the rest of us have to carry on working in the office through the warm weather. However, there’s always the August Bank Holiday weekend to look forward to. Dates vary each year so when is the August Bank Holiday in 2014? It’s the last

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Urban Fleadh festival of trad for bank holiday

An Urban Fleadh, the two-day Festival of Irish Traditional music, takes place in Wolfe Tone Square, Dublin, on the August Bank Holiday weekend each year. Admission is free.

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Urban Fleadh festival of trad for bank holiday – RTE.ie

Urban Fleadh festival of trad for bank holidayRTE.ieAn Urban Fleadh, the two-day Festival of Irish Traditional music, takes place in Wolfe Tone Square, Dublin, on the August Bank Holiday weekend each year. Admission is free. Formally part of the North-…

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Latest line up of stars for Liverpool International Music Festival announced

New billing includes singer-songwriter Foxes, UK electro-pop girl group Neon Jungle and the formerly-known-as Fazer of N-Dubz, Richard Rawson

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Latest line up of stars for Liverpool International Music Festival announced – Liverpool Echo

Liverpool EchoLatest line up of stars for Liverpool International Music Festival announcedLiverpool EchoFree Summer Sessions with 107.6 Juice FM will take place on the Central Stage in Sefton Park on August Bank Holiday Monday 25 August. More than 200 …

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Blink-182, Disclosure and Pendulum LIVE at Reading Festival 2014 – get last minute tickets now

And this year’s hot line up features some new talent as well as some classics with a Blink-182 comeback and a taste of house with Clean Bandit. What else can you expect to see?

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Latest line up of stars for Liverpool International Music Festival announced

New billing includes singer-songwriter Foxes, UK electro-pop girl group Neon Jungle and the formerly-known-as Fazer of N-Dubz, Richard Rawson

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Sky to screen Dublin clash

Dublin’s All-Ireland quarter-final will be shown exclusively on Sky Sports.

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Dublin’s All-Ireland quarter-final will be exclusively live on Sky Sports

The Road to Sam became a little bit clearer this afternoon as the GAA confirmed dates and times for the final qualifiers and quarter-finals.

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Get ready for a memorable Bank Holiday – Today’s Golfer

Get ready for a memorable Bank HolidayToday’s GolferGolfers can enjoy a full filled and competitive August Bank Holiday weekend at Lanhydrock Hotel & GC (pictured) in Cornwall. Ideally located just off the A30 outside Bodmin, Lanhydrock is an outst…

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When is the August bank holiday 2014? – WalesOnline


WalesOnline
When is the August bank holiday 2014?
WalesOnline
The August bank holiday is the perfect time to plan a trip, catch up with friends, visit family or just enjoy the summer sun (hopefully). OK, it’s just one extra day off work but it really does make all the difference. So when is the August bank

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21 July 2014

Anyone know for sure what is happening with the fixtures over the bank holiday weekend? Cant understand how it still hasn’t been announced what day and time Mayo will play.

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Cricket match to support Help for Heroes – New Post Leader


New Post Leader
Cricket match to support Help for Heroes
New Post Leader
… match with proceeds being donated to the Help for Heroes is to be held on Sunday, July 27, at Ashington’s Langwell Crescent ground between Ashington and Bomarsund. A spokesperson said: “Last year we held a game on August Bank Holiday Sunday, …

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British Fish Craft Championships will be bank holiday spectacle to behold in … – Grimsby Telegraph

Grimsby TelegraphBritish Fish Craft Championships will be bank holiday spectacle to behold in …Grimsby TelegraphTHE countdown has begun to the British Fish Craft Championships, coming to Cleethorpes for August Bank Holiday weekend. An eight-page broc…

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Horsham Military Tatoo – July 1914 – West Sussex County Times


West Sussex County Times
Horsham Military Tatoo – July 1914
West Sussex County Times
The regiment mentioned was the Prince Albert’s Own Hussars who charged with the Light Brigade in the Crimena War. “Military Tatoo: A splendid programme has been arranged in Horsham Park (by kind permission of Mrs Hurst) for August Bank Holiday by …

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PENARTH PIER – THE GREAT SURVIVOR – Daily Mail

PENARTH PIER – THE GREAT SURVIVORDaily MailOn August bank holiday in 1931, all 800 people escaped after a fire destroyed the shelters, shops, wooden pavilion and the decking. Then in May 1947, the pier suffered severe damage when gales forced the 7,000…

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Tiverton Canal Company to mark 40th birthday with Bank Holiday celebration – Mid Devon Star


Mid Devon Star
Tiverton Canal Company to mark 40th birthday with Bank Holiday celebration
Mid Devon Star
TIVERTON Canal Company will celebrate its 40th birthday with a joint event of entertainment and celebrations on August’s Bank Holiday weekend. The celebrations, on August 25, will mark 40 years of horse-drawn barge operating along the banks of the …

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Jack L and Riptide Movement on Market House Festival bill – Enniscorthy Guardian

Enniscorthy GuardianJack L and Riptide Movement on Market House Festival billEnniscorthy GuardianJACK L, The Riptide Movement, and Friends in Low Places will headline the three nights of the Gorey Market House Festival over the August Bank Holiday week…

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Superbikes – Bimota Alstare Junior team set for BSB debut

Bimota Alstare’s Junior team will join the MCE British Superbike championship for the next three rounds of the season with Christophe Ponsson from France in the

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Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season

Workington Reds will kick-off their Evo-Stik Premier League campaign with their longest trip of the season.

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Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season

Workington Reds will kick-off their Evo-Stik Premier League campaign with their longest trip of the season.

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Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season

Workington Reds will kick-off their Evo-Stik Premier League campaign with their longest trip of the season.

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Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season

Workington Reds will kick-off their Evo-Stik Premier League campaign with their longest trip of the season.

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Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season – News & Star

Workington Reds face long distance start to gruelling season
News & Star
The tie against Ramsbottom is the first of 10 midweek games Gavin Skelton’s men will face before Christmas, as well an added game on the August Bank Holiday Monday, along with league cup fixtures and potential replays adding to an already fiercely …

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