Calendar Download for smartphones 2017-18

For those of you who use calendar apps on your PCs and smartphones, the programme for 2017-2019 has been set up as an ics file. This can be imported into various calendars such as Google Calendar either into your main calendar or a separate one should you choose to set one up.
Some instructions are given below but, if you are unfamiliar with the concept of importing calendars, you may be advised to query Google for your particular calendar program/smartphone.

Import events into Google Calendar

  1. Download the ics file by right clicking THIS LINK and selecting SAVE TARGET AS
  2. Open Google Calendar on a computer. Note: You can only import from a computer, not a phone or tablet.
  3. In the top right, click Settings settings gear button > Settings.
  4. Open the Calendars tab.
  5. Click Choose File and select the file you downloaded. The file should end in "ics". Click Import.

Import events into iPhone


Clicking on the link on an iphone wshould give you the list of events with an option to import. If that doesn't work, try the following.
  1. Download the ics file by right clicking THIS LINK and selecting SAVE TARGET AS
  2. Email the ics file to yourself
  3. Press the iPhone’s "Home" button below the device’s multi-touch display.
  4. Tap the "Mail" icon on the home screen.
  5. Tap the name of an email account to view its messages.
  6. Tap the email message that has the attached ICS calendar file.
  7. Tap the ICS file name in the email message window. A list of events appears.
  8. Tap "Add All", and then tap the calendar to which you want to add the ICS calendar file events, and then tap "Done".
  9. Press the "Home" button. Tap the "Calendar" icon on the iPhone’s home screen to access your newly imported ICS calendar events.

Import to a calendar in Outlook.com

  1. Download the ics file by right clicking THIS LINK and selecting SAVE TARGET AS
  2. In Outlook.com, go to your calendar
  3. Click Import
  4. Choose either Import into a new calendar or Import into an existing calendar

To import into a new calendar

  1. Browse to and select the ICS file that you saved.
  2. Enter a name for the calendar and choose a color.
  3. If you like, select a charm that will appear in every day that new events occur.
  4. Choose either Use the reminders that are already in your ICS file or Use default reminders for all your imported events. If you choose the latter, Calendar will give you a chance to review and/or change your reminders.
  5. Click Import.

To import into an existing calendar

  1. Browse to and select the ICS file that you saved.
  2. Select which calendar you want to import into.
  3. Under Prevent duplicates, choose Only keep the new events, or Only keep the original events.
  4. Click Import into an existing calendar
  5. In the Select which calendar list, select the calendar that you want to use.
  6. Under Prevent duplicates, choose either Only keep the new events or Only keep the original events.
  7. Choose either Use the reminders that are already in your ICS file or Use default reminders for all your imported events. If you choose the latter, Calendar will give you a chance to review and/or change your reminders.
  8. Click Import.