F1 is at present now in discussions with a number of other European venues as it seeks to fill the void that will be created by Silverstone's absence.
What is known is that the calendar will start with a double-header in Austria on July 5 and 12, and this is at least what F1 and the teams are working towards, while the Belgian and Italian Grands Prix are scheduled to run on their existing dates of August 30 and September 6.
That leaves six blank weekends between the Austrian and Belgian rounds, with the hope a further three or potentially four races will take place.
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