Mothering Sunday falls on Sunday, March 26 this year – exactly three weeks before Easter Sunday, the day is annually observed as a celebratory day for mums across the UK.
Also the fourth Sunday of Lent, the 24-hours marks the maternal bond that exists between a mum and child – as well as other maternal figures such as grandmothers, mothers-in-law and stepmums.
When is Mother’s Day 2017?
In the UK, the event falls on Sunday, March 26. However this date varies all around the world.