With the end of the harvest, thoughts turn to preparations for the winter ahead. Events celebrate the bounty of the season and many sporting fixtures and festivals take place while the days are still long and fine.
Some events take place on exactly the same date every year, regardless of which day of the week they fall upon. The following table shows events which are fixed in this way:
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Some event dates differ from year to year in order for them to fall on a weekend or during a particular week of the year, for example the 3rd week in January. The following table shows events where dates may vary in this manner: