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New Years Day!

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New Years Day, or simply New Year's or New Year, is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar.


When is New Years Day?

New Years Day will be on Monday, 1 January 2018.


Why is New Year's Day celebrated?

It signifies the day that everything can be reset, resolutions can be made and a fresh and positive approach to the next year is encouraged! For others it's purely a day with a big hangover...


Why do we celebrate New Year's Day?

The first time New Year's Day was celebrated on January 1 was in 45 B.C. as introduced by Julius Caesar. The celebration of New Year's Day in January fell out of practice during the Middle Ages and was brought back into more popular use in 1582 when the Gregorian calendar was implemented.


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