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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Flower festival plans well under way – Cotswold Journal

Cotswold JournalFlower festival plans well under wayCotswold JournalThe four-day festival is being held over the August bank holiday weekend from Friday 28 to Monday 31 with an estimated million flowers guaranteeing an impressive spectacle in the medie…

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The Big Weekend Is August Bank Holiday – Manchester Confidential


Manchester Confidential
The Big Weekend Is August Bank Holiday
Manchester Confidential
THERE’S nothing quite like the full-on party vibe of The Big Weekend. With a real carnival atmosphere, the streets of the gay village really come to life in spectacular fashion. An unforgettable experience is the only way to describe The Big Weekend

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Tickets for Tennent’s Vital 2015 on sale now – Gigwise


Gigwise
Tickets for Tennent’s Vital 2015 on sale now
Gigwise
The Northern Ireland event – taking place on August Bank Holiday weekend – will also see performances from John Newman, and newer acts including Disciples and Burns. Sarah Shimmons, Marketing Manager for Tennent’s NI, said “We’re already looking …

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Tickets for Tennent’s Vital 2015 on sale tomorrow 9am – Gigwise


Gigwise
Tickets for Tennent’s Vital 2015 on sale tomorrow 9am
Gigwise
The Northern Ireland event – taking place on August Bank Holiday weekend – will also see performances from John Newman, and newer acts including Disciples and Burns. Sarah Shimmons, Marketing Manager for Tennent’s NI, said “We’re already looking …
DJ Calvin Harris set for BelfastBelfast Newsletter
ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015Unreality TV

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Woman fined after trees felled to improve value of house – Lancaster Today

Lancaster TodayWoman fined after trees felled to improve value of houseLancaster TodayMarilyn Barnes, of High Knott Road, Arnside, admitted asking Stephen Lawton to fell the 27 trees on her land on August Bank Holiday weekend last year. She also pleade…

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Woman fined after trees felled to improve value of house – The Visitor

The VisitorWoman fined after trees felled to improve value of houseThe VisitorMarilyn Barnes, of High Knott Road, Arnside, admitted asking Stephen Lawton to fell the 27 trees on her land on August Bank Holiday weekend last year. She also pleaded guilty…

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Libertines all set to liven up Leeds – The Northern Echo


The Northern Echo
Libertines all set to liven up Leeds
The Northern Echo
THE annual Reading and Leeds Festival, due to open its gates to music fans over the August Bank Holiday weekend, has just released this year’s line-up. Indie-rockers, The Libertines will bring the good ship Albion to the main stage this summer

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Police want to speak to East Kilbride man following alleged sex assault at … – Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily RecordPolice want to speak to East Kilbride man following alleged sex assault at …Scottish Daily RecordA Scottish woman in her early 20s reported the incident to police after attending Creamfields, in Daresbury, Cheshire, over the Augu…

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Save the date for giant Trumpton bonfire

A life-size replica of the village of Trumpton is coming on fast as Torrington Cavaliers gear up for their August bank holiday bonfire. The village, made from pallets, will be set alight on August 29 to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support and The …

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Save the date for giant Trumpton bonfire – North Devon Gazette

North Devon GazetteSave the date for giant Trumpton bonfireNorth Devon GazetteA life-size replica of the village of Trumpton is coming on fast as Torrington Cavaliers gear up for their August bank holiday bonfire. The village, made from pallets, will b…

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Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding for Tennent’s Vital 2015 – Gigwise


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Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding for Tennent’s Vital 2015
Gigwise
Tennent’s Vital has unveiled the acts for its 2015 event – which will include a headline slot from superstar DJ Calvin Harris and an appearence from Ellie Goulding. The Northern Ireland event – taking place on August Bank Holiday weekend – will also
DJ Calvin Harris set for BelfastBelfast Newsletter
ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015Unreality TV

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Auditor-General queries N2.3tr Excess Crude Account deductions – The Nation Newspaper

Auditor-General queries N2.3tr Excess Crude Account deductions
The Nation Newspaper
“During the examination of the statements of the Bank for International Settlement Account of FGN Excess Proceeds of PPT/Royalty Account, the AGF also observed that “an amount of $500m was debited into the account on the 29th August 2012 and described

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Cheque this out! – Eastbourne Herald


Eastbourne Herald
Cheque this out!
Eastbourne Herald
“With the development of the remaining sites on the harbour it is time to call it a day for the event as we have run it, although there will still be a regatta over the August bank holiday weekend run by Sovereign Harbour Yacht Club.” The cheque for

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Creamfields sex attack: Police release image of man they want to speak to over … – Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily RecordCreamfields sex attack: Police release image of man they want to speak to over …Scottish Daily RecordA woman in her early 20s from Scotland reported the incident to police after the festival, which took place in Daresbury, Cheshi…

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Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital … – Virtual Festivals


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Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital
Virtual Festivals
“Since its return in 2011, Tennent’s Vital has sealed its place as the highlight of Northern Ireland’s music calendar and we’re delighted that our partners at MCD have secured another huge international act with a brilliant supporting line-up.” Tennent
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Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital … – Virtual Festivals


Scotland Now
Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital
Virtual Festivals
“Since its return in 2011, Tennent’s Vital has sealed its place as the highlight of Northern Ireland’s music calendar and we’re delighted that our partners at MCD have secured another huge international act with a brilliant supporting line-up.” Tennent
ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015Unreality TV

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Police appeal after Scot is allegedly sexual assaulted at Creamfields festival

Police in Cheshire are keen to speak to a man who might be from East Kilbride in connection with an allegation of sexual assault at the Creamfields Music Festival last August.

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Police want to speak to man in connection with alleged Creamfields sexual assault – Runcorn and Widnes Weekly News

Runcorn and Widnes Weekly NewsPolice want to speak to man in connection with alleged Creamfields sexual assaultRuncorn and Widnes Weekly NewsPOLICE want to speak to a man in connection with an alleged sexual assault at a Halton dance music festival. Th…

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Calvin Harris to headline Tennent's Vital

Calvin Harris to headline Tennent’s Vital – plus Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Disciples, and Burns for Belfast festival

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ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015 – Unreality TV


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ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015
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Tennent’s Lager and MCD last night announced that superstar DJ Calvin Harris will headline Tennent’s Vital 2015, and joining him on Saturday 29th August at Boucher Road Playing Fields are special guests Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Disciples and …
Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital Virtual Festivals

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ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015 – Unreality TV


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ELLIE GOULDING, JOHN NEWMAN & MORE FOR TENNENT’S VITAL 2015
Unreality TV
Tennent’s Lager and MCD last night announced that superstar DJ Calvin Harris will headline Tennent’s Vital 2015, and joining him on Saturday 29th August at Boucher Road Playing Fields are special guests Ellie Goulding, John Newman, Disciples and …
Calvin Harris named as Tennent’s Vital 2015 headliner – Tennent’s Vital Virtual Festivals

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Home » Featured » Auditor-General queries N2.3tr Excess Crude Account … – The Nation Newspaper

Home » Featured » Auditor-General queries N2.3tr Excess Crude Account
The Nation Newspaper
“During the examination of the statements of the Bank for International Settlement Account of FGN Excess Proceeds of PPT/Royalty Account, the AGF also observed that “an amount of $500m was debited into the account on the 29th August 2012 and described

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DJ Calvin Harris set for Belfast

Superstar DJ Calvin Harris will headline the Tennent’s Vital 2015 concert in Belfast on 29 August.

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DJ Calvin Harris set for Belfast – Belfast Newsletter


Belfast Newsletter
DJ Calvin Harris set for Belfast
Belfast Newsletter
… DJ Calvin Harris will headline the Tennent’s Vital 2015 concert in Belfast on 29 August. Organisers say that they have more exciting line-up news to unveil soon and that Tennent’s Vital fans are in for “an unforgettable August bank holiday” at

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Manchester Pride announce Spring fundraising ball featuring Jack Pack and … – Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening NewsManchester Pride announce Spring fundraising ball featuring Jack Pack and …Manchester Evening NewsIt precedes the main Manchester Pride festival events in August, which culminate in the Big Weekend on the August Bank Holiday. O…

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Manchester Pride announce Spring fundraising ball featuring Jack Pack and … – Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening NewsManchester Pride announce Spring fundraising ball featuring Jack Pack and …Manchester Evening NewsIt precedes the main Manchester Pride festival events in August, which culminate in the Big Weekend on the August Bank Holiday. O…

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Egypt Is Calling the West’s Bluff Over Its Phony War On Isis – AllAfrica.com

Egypt Is Calling the West’s Bluff Over Its Phony War On Isis
AllAfrica.com
On 29th August 2011, two months before the last vestiges of the Libyan state were destroyed and its leader executed, I was interviewed on Russia Today about the country’s future. I told the station: “There’s been a lot of talk about what will happen

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Egypt Is Calling the West’s Bluff Over Its Phony War On Isis – AllAfrica.com

Egypt Is Calling the West’s Bluff Over Its Phony War On Isis
AllAfrica.com
On 29th August 2011, two months before the last vestiges of the Libyan state were destroyed and its leader executed, I was interviewed on Russia Today about the country’s future. I told the station: “There’s been a lot of talk about what will happen

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TV chef Ed Baines set to appear at Bury St Edmunds food festival

TV chef and restauranteur Ed Baines is set to top the bill at a food festival in Bury St Edmunds this summer.

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TV chef Ed Baines set to appear at Bury St Edmunds food festival – Bury Free Press

Bury Free PressTV chef Ed Baines set to appear at Bury St Edmunds food festivalBury Free PressTV chef and restauranteur Ed Baines is set to top the bill at a food festival in Bury St Edmunds this summer. The regular television face will feature at the …

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