Important Dates: MARCH 2019

Important Dates: MARCH 2019


1st Self Injury/Harm Awareness Day Link

3rd World Hearing Day Link

5th Pancake Day Link

7th University Mental Health day Link

7th World Book Day Link

8th International Women’s Day Link

13th No Smoking Day  Link

14th World Kidney Day Link

15th Red Nose Day Link

15th World Consumer Rights Day Link

15th World Map Day Link

15th World Sleep Day Link

16th Disabled Access Day Link

18th Global Recycling Day Link

20th World Oral Health Day Link

21st World Down Syndrome Day Link

21st International Day of Forests Link

21st World Poetry Day Link

22nd National Skipping Day Link

22nd World Water Day Link

23rd World Meteorological Day Link

24th World TB Day Link

26th Purple Day Link

29th Wear a Hat day Link

30th World Bipolar Day Link

31st Mothering Sunday Link



1st-8th Time for a Cuppa Link

4th-10th National Salt Awareness Week Link

8th-17th British Science Week Link

8th-17th Programming for Primaries Link

8th-17th Healthcare Science Week Link

10th-16th World Glaucoma Week Link

11th-17th Nutrition Hydration Week Link

11th -17th National Butchers Week Link

18th-24th National Conversation Week Link

25th-5th Apr The Big Pedal Link

30th English Tourism Week Link

31st-7th Apr International Dark-Sky Week Link



22nd -23rd Apr The Great British Spring Clean Link

Deep-Vein Thrombosis Month Link

Endometriosis Month Link

Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal Link

National Bed Month Link

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Link  

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month


Religious Dates

1st St David’s Day (Christian)

2nd-20th Nineteen Day Fast (Baha’i)

3rd Transfiguration Sunday (Christian)

5th Shrove Tuesday (Christian)

6th Ash Wednesday (Christian)

17th St Patrick’s Day (Christian)

20th Equinox

21st Norooz (Persian/Zoroastrian)

21st Naw-Ruz (Baha’i)

21st Hola Mohalla (Sikh)

21st Magha Puja Day (Buddhist)

21st Purim (Jewish)

25th Annunciation of the Blessed Vurgin Mary (Christian)

28th Khordad Sal (Zoroastrian)


March National Days

1st Wales

2nd Morocco

3rd Bulgaria

6th Ghana

10th Commonwealth Day

12th Mauritius

15th Hungary

17th Ireland

23rd Pakistan

25th Greece

26th Bangladesh


This Day in History

1st US explode H-bomb at Bikini Atoll (1954)

1st Pennsylvania is the first US state to abolish slavery (1880)

2nd Concorde flies for the first time (1969)

4th Prince of Wales opens Forth Bridge in Scotland (1890)

5th Charles I becomes King of England (1625)

7th Israel elected their first women Prime Minister – Golda Meir (1969)

9th Northern Ireland vote to stay with UK (1973)

11th Madrid train bombing (2004)

11th Alexander Fleming – penicillin- dies (1955)

13th First by-election in UK for 18 year olds to vote (1970)

14th Albert Einstein born (1879)

15th Julius Caesar murdered (44BC)

20th Football World Cup stolen (1966)

25th Abolishment of UK slave trade (1807)

26th Israel and Egypt sign Peace deal (1979)

26th Women allowed to work the Stock Exchange floor for the first time (1973)

29th First London Marathon (1981)

30th Queen Mother dies (2002)

31st Eiffel Tower opens (1889)


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Mike Hutchins is the founder of Good Morning Children, an on-line company that provides engaging and mentally stimulating resources for primary school children of all ages. Mike started Good Morning Children in 2006 with the aim of the company being to help children develop key thinking and reasoning skills. His qualifications include B.Sc (Engineering) and a PGCE in primary education.

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