When is Summer Bank Holiday in the UK?

Summer Bank Holiday 2018

In the United Kingdom, Ireland and some other Commonwealth countries, there are public holidays known as ‘bank holidays’. Heard of them? Of course you have, blimey, you live in the UK – and there’s nothing us Brits look forward to more than a day off. Or sun… Yeah, sun, definitely the sun. On bank holidays […]

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When is International Left-handers Day?

International Left-handers Day

In order to integrate these social outcasts into society, back in 1976 someone in the US thought it’d be a great idea to raise awareness of their plight. And they did. They spoke of the brutalities these people have seen, the injustice, and the everyday reminders that they are lesser human beings than their compatriots… […]


When is International Beer Day?

International Beer Day

On the first Friday of every August of every year, beer drinkers around the world gather to celebrate. What? International Beer Day. Why? Because a love so deep and profound and all encompassing warrants its own celebration. Founded in 2007 in Santa Cruz, US, International Beer Day now spans 207 cities, 80 countries, across 6 […]


How to Survive a Blazing Summer – Useful Gifts!

Survive Summer Gifts

To some, summer is a season of joy, relaxation and good vibes; while to others, it is a literal burning hell full of scorching heat, sunburn, low blood pressure, crowds and sand in your knickers. Summer is a beautiful season, no denying it. However, it is beautiful when you’re at the seaside, comfortably seated in […]