May Key Dates for UK Manufacturers #UKMFGPRDiary

May Key Dates for UK Manufacturers #UKMFGPRDiary

Update: You can now access the UKMFG PR Diary 2023 here, or check out the 2022 key dates via this link. Alternatively, read on for the May 2022 Key Dates for UK Manufacturers.

Planning your PR and comms can feel overwhelming. You’ve got to keep track of industry events, plan your content ahead of schedule, as well as listen out for the latest industry announcements – all while running your business or getting on with the day job. Thankfully, there’s a simple solution that will help you stay on top of things, seize opportunities, and ultimately raise your UK manufacturing profile.

Introducing The UKMFG PR Diary for UK Manufacturers – #UKMFGPRDiary

The UKMFG PR Diary for UK Manufacturers 2022 is now available on our resource page, with all the 2022 dates in one place.

Use these dates to plan your PR activity for the coming months. Enter or attend a number of UK manufacturing awards and events, provide timely comment on upcoming statistical releases, or use the highlighted national holidays to inspire your social media stories.

There are plenty of ways to make the most of the #UKMFGPRDiary. For even more ideas, visit this page.

Why not get started right now? See below for the key May dates, and start planning your PR and communications today.

May Key dates for UK Manufacturers #UKMFGPRDiary

May Key Dates for UK Manufacturers

 All month: Local and Community History month

2nd: IHS Markit / CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI

3rd: National Manufacturing Conference (Make UK)

6th: BAME Apprenticeship Awards (entry deadline)

8-10th (approx): U.K. Manufacturing Production MoM 

9-12th (approx): ONS UK index of production

9-15th: Mental Health Awareness week 

10-14th (approx): ONS UK Trade Statistics

10-16th: Local Business Week (date TBC)

12th: GDP monthly estimate, UK: March 2022 – ONS

12-20th (approx): ONS Labour Market Review

15-21st (approx): ONS Producer Price Inflation 

17-22nd: National Learning at Work Week

18th: CBI Annual Dinner

20-23rd (approx): CBI Industrial Trends survey 

20-31st (approx): Lloyds Bank Business Barometer 

23-26th (approx): ONS Business insights and impact on UK economy 

25-26th: Digital Manufacturing Summit

29-4th (approx): BOE Effective Interest Rates


To find out more about the UKMFG PR diary, go to our resource page where you can discover the best ways to use the guide, access more key dates, and get great tips on creating and pitching great content.

Download this handy template to make a note of the key dates that matter to you, what opportunities they present, and what action to take.

If you find the guide helpful, don’t forget to share and use the #UKMFGPRDiary hashtag. Other great UK manufacturing hashtags include #UKMFG #ManufacturingUK #UKmanufacturing #SupportUKMFG

Find out more

Visit The UKMFG PR Diary and don’t forget to sign-up to get regular updates, advice, and invites from Nellie PR, and to download the full UKMFG PR Diary for UK Manufacturers.

Visit Nellie PR and check out our blog and see our other helpful PR advice and resources, including lots of advice and tips for better PR for manufacturers.  

Ellen Carroll

Ellen Carroll is a strategic PR and communication consultant. I provide PR training, mentoring and consultancy to help people and businesses to step out of the shadows with #PRthatPAYS

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