Independence Day, also known as “The Fourth of July”, marks the historic date in July 1776 when the Declaration of Independence was approved by the Continental Congress. It is a day of family celebration as the people of the United States give thanks for their freedom.
Men's Health Week is celebrated annually the week leading up to Father’s Day. The purpose is to raise awareness to health issues that disproportionately affect men and encourage them to do something about it. This year we have decided to focus on men’s mental health as the COVID-19 pandemic means that many of us are staying at home and this can have a negative effect on mental health.
Redundancy occurs when an employee is dismissed due to the closure or intended closure of a business or when there is a reduction in the workforce. COVID-19 has caused a huge increase in the numbers of redundancies companies are making across the UK.
The National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation are a non-profit organisation whose mission is to support cancer survivors and improve their quality of life. Cancer Survivors Day takes place on the first Sunday in June every year. It is a celebration for those who have fought and beaten cancer whilst providing hope and strength for those who continue their battle. The day involves friends and families raising awareness of cancer and how it affects lives.
Volunteers Week is an annual celebration of the contribution millions of people across the UK make through volunteering. This year, Busy Bee Recruitment have decided to focus on all the amazing volunteers who are continuing to help and support our nation through this difficult time.
May Day is a public holiday usually celebrated on 1st May. Normally the May bank holiday falls on the first Monday of May but in 2020 it will not be on May 4th. The reason for this is because the government announced the change of the date in June to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day (Victory in Europe Day).