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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Latest weather for August Bank Holiday weekend – Westmeath Examiner

Westmeath ExaminerLatest weather for August Bank Holiday weekendWestmeath ExaminerThe predicted storm which is currently making its way up the Atlantic seaboard is expected to unleash the full force of its fury on Sunday night right through Monday and …

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Warning about driver fatigue over bank holiday weekend – Westmeath Independent


Westmeath Independent
Warning about driver fatigue over bank holiday weekend
Westmeath Independent
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána today jointly launched the August Bank Holiday Road Safety Campaign, as road fatality figures show that over the past five years (2010 to 2014), 12 people have been killed and 27 people have been …
Bank Holiday safety focus on driver fatigueIrish Car+Travel (blog)
Gardai and RSA call for increased vigilance by drivers over bank holiday weekendBig News Network.com
Road Safety Authority launches driver fatigue campaignIrish Times
Irish Examiner –Irish Independent
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Towersey magic – Thame Today

Thame TodayTowersey magicThame TodayThe four day festival over the late August Bank Holiday weekend (Friday August 28 through to Monday 31) has an eclectic line up of music including acoustic, folk, blues, world and Americana, with first class stages, …

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Towersey magic – Thame Today

Thame TodayTowersey magicThame TodayThe four day festival over the late August Bank Holiday weekend (Friday August 28 through to Monday 31) has an eclectic line up of music including acoustic, folk, blues, world and Americana, with first class stages, …

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Restaurants set to cook up a bank holiday feast during food festival – Herald


Herald
Restaurants set to cook up a bank holiday feast during food festival
Herald
Running on the Sunday and Monday of the August bank holiday weekend, this will be a fun day out for all the Family. From 12 noon to 6pm each day dive in and explore the culinary treats Temple Bar has to offer. Katie Morris – 29 July 2015 03:00 AM …

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Restaurants set to cook up a bank holiday feast during food festival – Herald


Herald
Restaurants set to cook up a bank holiday feast during food festival
Herald
Running on the Sunday and Monday of the August bank holiday weekend, this will be a fun day out for all the Family. From 12 noon to 6pm each day dive in and explore the culinary treats Temple Bar has to offer. Katie Morris – 29 July 2015 03:00 AM …

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Kinsale RNLI raft race this August Bank Holiday – West Cork Times


West Cork Times
Kinsale RNLI raft race this August Bank Holiday
West Cork Times
gangplank 1 CELEBRITY chef Martin Shanahan is promising a ‘party on the pier’ in Kinsale this Bank Holiday Saturday 1st August for the Kinsale RNLI Raft Race. Up to 30 rafts will take part in the race, starting at the Bulman Bar in Summercove at 5pm

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Kinsale RNLI raft race this August Bank Holiday – West Cork Times


West Cork Times
Kinsale RNLI raft race this August Bank Holiday
West Cork Times
gangplank 1 CELEBRITY chef Martin Shanahan is promising a ‘party on the pier’ in Kinsale this Bank Holiday Saturday 1st August for the Kinsale RNLI Raft Race. Up to 30 rafts will take part in the race, starting at the Bulman Bar in Summercove at 5pm

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Drivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday … – Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmDrivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday …Newstalk 106-108 fmThe Road Safety Authority wants tired drivers to stop, have a coffee and a 15-minute nap before continuing their journey. The campaig…

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Drivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday … – Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmDrivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday …Newstalk 106-108 fmThe Road Safety Authority wants tired drivers to stop, have a coffee and a 15-minute nap before continuing their journey. The campaig…

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Drivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday … – Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmDrivers being warned of dangers of driving while tired, ahead of bank holiday …Newstalk 106-108 fmThe Road Safety Authority wants tired drivers to stop, have a coffee and a 15-minute nap before continuing their journey. The campaig…

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Bank Holiday safety focus on driver fatigue – Irish Car+Travel (blog)

Irish Car+Travel (blog)Bank Holiday safety focus on driver fatigueIrish Car+Travel (blog)With the August Bank Holiday coming up, the RSA has issued a 40 seconds TV advertisement to highlight the danger of fatigue for drivers, writes Brian Byrne. Driver…

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Bank Holiday safety focus on driver fatigue – Irish Car+Travel (blog)

Irish Car+Travel (blog)Bank Holiday safety focus on driver fatigueIrish Car+Travel (blog)With the August Bank Holiday coming up, the RSA has issued a 40 seconds TV advertisement to highlight the danger of fatigue for drivers, writes Brian Byrne. Driver…

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Fairies and princesses at Tutbury Castle | Burton Mail – Burton Mail

Burton MailFairies and princesses at Tutbury Castle | Burton MailBurton MailFANS of all things fairytales will have a chance to meet their heroes in the flesh at an event in Tutbury Castle. The 11th-century castle is again holding its annual Fairytale …

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Cambridge Film Festival 2015 highlights announced | Cambridge News – Cambridge News


Cambridge News
Cambridge Film Festival 2015 highlights announced | Cambridge News
Cambridge News
There’s also the return of the hugely popular Movies on the Meadows to look forward to on August Bank Holiday weekend (August 29-31), which gives film lovers the opportunity to watch 10 brilliant films in the beautiful surroundings of Granchester Meadows.

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Newcastle’s city marina forced to close over the summer after it was damaged … – ChronicleLive


ChronicleLive
Newcastle’s city marina forced to close over the summer after it was damaged
ChronicleLive
A statement from NE1 said: “After some remedial work and improvements to the pontoons, the marina will be reinstated and open again this August bank holiday weekend. “To celebrate its re-launch, NE1 will host a major event, the North East Maritime

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Stroud Fringe Festival’s line-up revealled for the eight stage Bank Holiday … – Stroud Life


Stroud Life
Stroud Fringe Festival’s line-up revealled for the eight stage Bank Holiday
Stroud Life
With eight stages across town, the organisers behind this year’s August bank holiday festival are releasing stage details and acts a day at a time. With a rumoured 300 performers appearing over the stages across the town around 30 acts are being

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Stroud Fringe Festival’s line-up revealled for the eight stage Bank Holiday … – Stroud Life


Stroud Life
Stroud Fringe Festival’s line-up revealled for the eight stage Bank Holiday
Stroud Life
With eight stages across town, the organisers behind this year’s August bank holiday festival are releasing stage details and acts a day at a time. With a rumoured 300 performers appearing over the stages across the town around 30 acts are being

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What’s On in Edinburgh this week – The Edinburgh Reporter

What’s On in Edinburgh this week
The Edinburgh Reporter
Tickets cost £6 in advance and may be purchased online here (transaction fee applies), or £7 on the door (sta). Marion Drummond and Paul Kennedy: a new exhibition. 11am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday, The Leith Gallery, 65 The Shore. Ends 29th August 2015 …

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What’s On in Edinburgh this week – The Edinburgh Reporter

What’s On in Edinburgh this week
The Edinburgh Reporter
Tickets cost £6 in advance and may be purchased online here (transaction fee applies), or £7 on the door (sta). Marion Drummond and Paul Kennedy: a new exhibition. 11am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday, The Leith Gallery, 65 The Shore. Ends 29th August 2015 …

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Lots on offer at the Muff Festival – Derry Journal

Derry JournalLots on offer at the Muff FestivalDerry Journal… sports, spectacle, live music and dance. This four day extravaganza hosts an assortment of daft competitions, street partying, parading and pageantry. Once more, an eclectic programme of 3…

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Lots on offer at the Muff Festival – Derry Journal – Derry Journal

Derry JournalLots on offer at the Muff Festival – Derry JournalDerry Journal… sports, spectacle, live music and dance. This four day extravaganza hosts an assortment of daft competitions, street partying, parading and pageantry. Once more, an eclecti…

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Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend – Epsom Guardian

Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend
Epsom Guardian
The country’s largest family focused fitness festival will arrive in Ewell on August bank holiday weekend. The Fitness Festival company will launch its first UK date at Priest Hill and will offer a wide range of fun fitness activities for children and

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Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend – Epsom Guardian

Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend
Epsom Guardian
The country’s largest family focused fitness festival will arrive in Ewell on August bank holiday weekend. The Fitness Festival company will launch its first UK date at Priest Hill and will offer a wide range of fun fitness activities for children and

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Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend – Your Local Guardian

Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend
Your Local Guardian
The country’s largest family focused fitness festival will arrive in Ewell on August bank holiday weekend. The Fitness Festival company will launch its first UK date at Priest Hill and will offer a wide range of fun fitness activities for children and

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Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend – Your Local Guardian

Fitness festival to comes to Ewell on August bank holiday weekend
Your Local Guardian
The country’s largest family focused fitness festival will arrive in Ewell on August bank holiday weekend. The Fitness Festival company will launch its first UK date at Priest Hill and will offer a wide range of fun fitness activities for children and

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Travel: Czech mate at Prague – Irish Independent


Irish Independent
Travel: Czech mate at Prague
Irish Independent
On every corner you’ll find a new layer of history in Prague. As I step out onto well-worn cobblestones with the sun beating down and church bells ringing out, the city seems worlds apart from the lads’ holiday destination I was warned it had become

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Travel: Czech mate at Prague – Irish Independent


Irish Independent
Travel: Czech mate at Prague
Irish Independent
On every corner you’ll find a new layer of history in Prague. As I step out onto well-worn cobblestones with the sun beating down and church bells ringing out, the city seems worlds apart from the lads’ holiday destination I was warned it had become

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Holiday deals of the week: Bargain UK and city breaks, short and long-haul … – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk
Holiday deals of the week: Bargain UK and city breaks, short and long-haul
Mirror.co.uk
Devon from £50pp: Spend August Bank Holiday in Devon for this great price when four share a one-bedroom Bronze apartment at Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks on a two-night break from August 29. Call 0843 208 0368. UNDER £300. Venice & Rome from …

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Holiday deals of the week: Bargain UK and city breaks, short and long-haul … – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk
Holiday deals of the week: Bargain UK and city breaks, short and long-haul
Mirror.co.uk
Devon from £50pp: Spend August Bank Holiday in Devon for this great price when four share a one-bedroom Bronze apartment at Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks on a two-night break from August 29. Call 0843 208 0368. UNDER £300. Venice & Rome from …

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