TBE’s useful dates for your diary 2020

By Anita Jaynes on 6 December, 2019

Are you creating your social media content plan for the coming year? Have you started to mark in your diary the key business shows and events in our region in 2020?

We know it’s a nightmare collating all of the relevant information, so thought we would share with you The Business Exchange list for Swindon & Wiltshire.

We’ve included national initiatives such as special days, weeks and fortnights, as well as events like Pancake Day which you can use as an opportunity to do fun things with your team.

January

6th January – Swindon & Wiltshire’s Tech Awards – The Techies open for entry

8th January – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Feb/March magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

23rd January – South West Business & Community Awards hosted @ The DoubleTree Hilton, Swindon

28th January – Data Privacy Day

February

1st– February – 6th March – Six Nations Rugby

3rd-7th February – National Apprenticeship Week

6th February – South West Charity Conference, Bath Racecourse

11th February – Safer Internet Day

12th February – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

13th February – The Chippenham Business Awards, The Neeld Hall

17th February – St Patrick’s Day

17th – 21st February – HALF TERM for schools & colleges

24th February – 8th March Fairtrade Fortnight

25th February – Pancake Day

 

March

1st March – St David’s Day

2nd-7th March – National Careers Week

5th March – World Book Day

6th March – South West Business Growth Summit 2020 @ Bath Racecourse

6th-15th March – British Science Week

15th March – Bath Half Marathon

8th March – International Women’s Day

9th March – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Apr/May magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

10th-13th March – The Cheltenham Cup

11th March – Get Connected Bath Business Expo @ Assembly Room, Bath

17th March – St Patrick’s Day

28th March- 5th April – National Tourism Week

 

April

1st April – April Fools’ Day

1st April – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

2nd – 4th April – Grand National

3rd April – National Walk to Work Day

5th April – Palm Sunday

6th-17th April – EASTER HOLIDAY for schools & colleges

10th April – Good Friday

12th April – Easter Sunday

13th April – Easter Monday

23rd April – St George’s Day

 

May

4th May – Early May Bank Holiday

6th May – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire June/July magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

18th-24th May – Mental Health Awareness Week

25th May – Spring Bank Holiday

25th-29th May – HALF TERM for schools & colleges

 

June

1st-30th June – Pride Month

5th June – World Environment Day

11th June – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

23rd June – International Women in Engineering Day

26th June – Bring Your Dog to Work Day

27th June – Armed Forces Day

 

July

6th July – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Aug/Sept magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

9th July – Swindon Great British Expo @ STEAM, Swindon

30th July – International Friendship Day

23rd July-31st August – SUMMER HOLIDAY for schools & holidays

 

August

13th August – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

31st August – Summer Bank Holiday

 

September

5th September – International Day of Charity

9th September – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Oct/Nov magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

17th September – Get Connected Bristol Expo @ Colston Hall

 

October

7th October – Swindon & Wiltshire Business Growth Summit 2020, Salisbury Cathedral

8th October – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

15th October – Get Connected Wiltshire Expo @ STEAM, Swindon

27th October – National Mentoring Day

 

November

3rd November – National Sandwich Day

4th November – The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Dec/Jan magazine advertising deadline. (Contact press@tbesw.co.uk to book your space)

 

December

9th December – The Business Exchange Big Breakfast @ Cumberwell Park

 

Throughout the Year

2020 marks Salisbury Cathedral’s 800th anniversary. Celebratory events will be happening throughout the year. Visit the website to find out more: www.salisburycathedral.org.uk