2017 in England

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2017
in
England

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See also: 2016–17 in English football
2017–18 in English football
2017 in the United Kingdom
Other events of 2017

Events from 2017 in England

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 1 January – Kingston upon Hull begins its City of Culture programme with a 10-minute fireworks display over the Marina.[1]
  • 2 January – The government announces proposals to build seventeen new towns and villages across the English countryside.[2]
  • 3 January – A man is killed in a police shooting during an operation on the M62 near Huddersfield.[3]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UK City of Culture: Fireworks and projections start Hull 2017". BBC News. 1 January 2017. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
  2. ^ Editorial, Reuters. "Britain to build 17 towns and villages to ease housing squeeze". Reuters UK. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Man dies in Huddersfield police shooting". BBC News. 3 January 2017. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Political expert Professor Anthony King dies aged 82". BBC News. 12 January 2017. Retrieved 31 December 2017.
  5. ^ "Graham Taylor: Former England manager dies at the age of 72". BBC Sport. Retrieved 31 December 2017.