2003 in the United Kingdom

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2003 in the United Kingdom:
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Events from the year 2003 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Undated[edit]

  • Sales of the DVD home video format take the largest share of the UK home video market for the first time. The format, which was first launched in the UK in June 1998, accounted for more than 70% of home video sales this year, as the VHS format's popularity falls and many new titles are not released on it.[30]

Publications[edit]

Births[edit]

Me 1 March

Full date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Killer driver's 89 convictions". BBC News. 10 January 2003. Retrieved 2013-03-23. 
  2. ^ "2003: Solicitor cleared of killing sons". BBC News. 29 January 2003. Archived from the original on 1 February 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  3. ^ "2003: 'Shoe bomber' jailed for life". BBC News. 30 January 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  4. ^ "Driver who killed girl after life ban is jailed for nine years". The Independent (London). 31 January 2003. 
  5. ^ a b c d e Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 653–656. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  6. ^ "Charles Clarke Welcomes Margaret Hodge as Minister for Children" (Press release). Department for Children, Schools and Families. 13 June 2003. Retrieved 28 January 2011. 
  7. ^ "Matches Played 13 June 2003". Cricinfo. 2009. Retrieved 14 June 2012. 
  8. ^ a b c Penguin Pocket on This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  9. ^ "Poll tracker". BBC. 2010. Archived from the original on 1 February 2011. Retrieved 28 January 2011. 
  10. ^ "Russian businessman buys Chelsea". BBC News. 2 July 2003. Archived from the original on 24 August 2010. Retrieved 18 September 2010. 
  11. ^ a b "2003: Missing Iraq expert – body found". BBC News. 18 July 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  12. ^ "BBC admits Kelly was 'main source'". BBC News. 20 July 2003. Retrieved 6 January 2008. 
  13. ^ "Hutton inquiry begins". BBC News. 1 August 2003. Retrieved 6 January 2008. 
  14. ^ "2003: Britain swelters in record heat". BBC News. 10 August 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  15. ^ McGuinness, Ross (16 March 2009). "Metro". p. 30. 
  16. ^ "2003: End of an era for Concorde". BBC News. 24 October 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  17. ^ "2003: Tory Party leader resigns". BBC News. 29 October 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  18. ^ "2003: Royal baby born prematurely". BBC News. 8 November 2003. Retrieved 18 March 2009. 
  19. ^ "Tories' Davis backs death penalty". BBC News. 16 November 2003. Retrieved 9 June 2011. 
  20. ^ "2003: High security as Bush visits UK". BBC News. 18 November 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  21. ^ "2003: British targets bombed in Istanbul". BBC News. 20 November 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  22. ^ "2003: England win Rugby World Cup". BBC News. 22 November 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  23. ^ "The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2003". Retrieved 27 January 2008. 
  24. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physics 2003". Retrieved 27 January 2008. 
  25. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2003". Retrieved 27 January 2008. 
  26. ^ "2003: Mother cleared of murdering babies". BBC News. 10 December 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  27. ^ "Finding CPR/HICP Date". Office for National Statistics. 2010. Retrieved 6 January 2011. 
  28. ^ "2003: Ian Huntley guilty of Soham murders". BBC News. 17 December 2003. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2008. 
  29. ^ "Blunkett launches Huntley inquiry". BBC News. 17 December 2003. Retrieved 18 March 2009. 
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