24 March - Kingfisher Group full-year preliminary results Full-year preliminary results for the parent company of B&Q.
25 March - Apple iPad 2 goes on sale in the UK After going on sale in the US on 11 March, the much-anticipated iPad 2 arrives in the UK. The original iPad tablet has sold more than 15 million units.
25 March - 3D Nintendo DS goes on sale at HMV stores at midnight The 3D version of Nintendo's handheld console will be on sale at selected HMV stores around the country from midnight, including the flagship Oxford Street store in London.
26 March - The Boat Race River Thames, London The 157th University Boat Race from Putney to Mortlake on the River Thames. Cambridge lead Oxford in the event, first held in 1829, by five wins.
26 March - Wales vs England, Euro 2012 qualifier Cardiff Wales play England in a Group G match at the Millennium Stadium.
26-27 March - F1 Australian Grand Prix weekend Melbourne, Australia Qualifying and the first race of the 2011 season at Albert Park in Melbourne. The Australian Grand Prix became the opening race of the season after F1 bosses scrapped the race in Bahrain following widespread anti-government protests.
27 March - British Summer Time begins The clocks go forward one hour.