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Events, celebrations, awareness events, saint's days, annual campaigns and anything else that is happening in the UK and internationally in May 2020.
1st May 2020
May Day is an ancient spring festival, traditionally celebrated with maypole dancing.
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4th May 2020
May The Fourth Be With You!
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5th May 2020
Celebration of Mexican culture to commemorate the Mexican Army's unlikely victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla. It has now become a more general celebration of Mexican culture.
8th May 2020
A Bank Holiday in the UK and Ireland. In 2020 this has been moved to a Friday to celebrate VE Day
10th May 2020
Let your Mom know how much you love her on her special day
17th May 2020
National Children's Day UK is all about the importance of a healthy childhood and protecting the rights and freedoms of children so that they can grow into happy, healthy adults.
20th May 2020
The purpose of World Bee Day is to raise awareness of the importance of pollinators, the threats they face and their contribution to sustainable development.
23rd May 2020
World Turtle Day's aim is to bring attention to, and increase knowledge of and respect for, turtles and tortoises, and encourage human action to help them survive and thrive.
25th May 2020
In memory of Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy author Douglas Adams.
25th May to 29th May 2020
Check with your school for individual date variations.
25th May 2020
A Bank Holiday in the UK and Ireland.
29th May 2020
Also known as Restoration Day, it is a traditional English celebration of the restoration of the monachy in 1660, following the death of Oliver Cromwell.
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