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Want to make your future vote count a bit more? Then vote now!

Britain goes to the polls on 5 May 2011 to decide whether to embrace a more representative voting system. You can take part - if you register in time.

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Bulgaria: Liberation Day

Bulgaria's national day on 3 March celebrates its autonomy from the Ottoman Empire after over four centuries of Turkish rule.

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Pancake Day

Shrove Tuesday marks the last day before the 40-day Lent fast in the Christian calendar, but is more widely known nowadays as Pancake Day.

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Öland’s Harvest Festival

Visit Sweden's largest harvest festival, held on the island of Öland from 29 September to 2 October 2011.

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New Zealand: Waitangi Day

The anniversary of the Treaty of Waitangi between the Maori and the British Government is commemorated by New Zealanders every year on 6 February.

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