Events

BRITAIN IN FOCUS

2018 is packed with exciting events, anniversaries and new attractions

Tennia at WimbledonAlong with a host of regular sporting highlights Britain will be a top destination to visit, so here is a handy guide to the major events of the year.

Plan well in advance if you want to visit any of the major events taking place, like the spectacular Edinburgh Tattoo with the Castle as the background, or if you hope to attend a match, or take a tour of the famous Twickenham or Wembley stadiums, both are unforgettable experiences and high up on the must-do list of many visitors.

 

 

MAJOR EVENTS IN 2018

 

  • Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race, Henley on Thames 24Mar
    Grand National, Aintree, Liverpool 12 – 14Apr
    Royal Windsor Horse Show, 9 – 13May
    HRH Prince Harry/Meghan Markle Wedding, Windsor 19May
    FA Cup Final, Wembley 19May
    Chelsea Flower Show, London 22 – 24May
    Isle of Man TT, 26May – 8Jun
    Epsom Derby, Surrey 2Jun
    Chatsworth Flower Show, Derbyshire 6 – 8Jun
    Trooping of the Colour, London 9Jun
    Taste of London Festival, Regent’s Park 13 – 17Jun
    Royal Ascot, Berkshire 19 – 23Jun
    Henley Royal Regatta, Thames River 4 – 8Jul
    Wimbledon Lawn Tennis, London 2 – 15Jul
    Hampton Court Flower Show, Richmond 2 – 8Jul
    Irish Open Golf, Ballyliffin, Co Donegal 5 – 8Jul
    Scottish Open Golf, Gullane, East Lothian 11-15Jul
    Grand Prix, Silverstone 5 – 8Jul
    British Open Golf, Carnoustie, Angus 19 – 22Jul
    Cowes Week Sailing, Isle of Wight 4 – 11Aug
    Nottinghill Carnival, London 25 – 27Aug
    Braemar Gathering, Aberdeenshire 1Sep
    Last Night of the Proms, London 8Sep
    Horse of the Year Show, Birmingham 3 – 7Oct
    Rugby SA vs England, Twickenham 3Nov

    Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race

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