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UK Bank and Public Holidays 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 including England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland


Bank and Public Holidays

2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021



UNITED KINGDOM

Whether planning a special
occasion or just booking a trip it is always good to know when
forthcoming Bank Holidays fall.  The following is a guide to
the Bank Holidays in the UK – England, Wales, Scotland and
Northern Ireland.

These dates are given in good faith
but please check before making any arrangements.

 

2018 2019
2020
2021

New Year
(or lieu)

1st January
1st January

1st January

1st January

Good
Friday

30th March 19th April
10th April
2nd April

Easter
Monday

2nd April 22nd April
13th April
5th April

May Day
(early Spring)

7th May 6th May
8th May ***
3rd May

Spring

28th May 27th May
25th May
31st May

August

27th August 26th August
31st August
30th August

Christmas
(or lieu)

25th December 25th December
25th December
27th December*

Boxing Day
(or lieu)

26th December 26th December 28th December* 28th December*
 

***Changed
from Monday 4th to Friday 8th so as to coincide with the 75th
anniversary of VE day


*  As
Christmas/Boxing Day falls on a weekend the dates shown in red are bank
holidays in lieu.

 

2018
2019

2020

2021

New Year
(or lieu)

1st/2nd January
1st/2nd January

1st/2nd January
1st/4th*

Good
Friday

30th March19th April
10th April
2nd April

May Day
(early Spring)

7th May6th May8th May***3rd May

Spring

28th May27th May
25th May
31st May

August

6th August5th August
3rd August
2nd August

Christmas
(or lieu)

25th December25th December
25th December
27th December*

Boxing Day
(or lieu)

26th December
26th December
28th December* 28th December*

 

***Changed from Monday 4th to Friday 8th so as to
coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE day

*
As
Christmas/Boxing Day falls on a weekend the dates shown in red are bank
holidays in lieu.

 

 
2018

2019

2020

2021

New Year (or lieu)
1st January
1st January

1st January

1st January

St.
Patrick’s Day

19th March*

18th March *

17th March
17th March

Good
Friday

30th March19th April
10th April
2nd April

Easter
Monday

2nd April22nd April
13th April
5th April

May Day
(early Spring)

7th May6th |May8th May***3rd May

Spring

28th May27th May
25th May
31st May

Battle of
the Boyne

12th July12th July13th
July*
12th July

August

27th August26th August
31st August
30th August

Christmas (or lieu)

25th December
25th December

25th December
27th December*

Boxing Day
(or lieu)

26th December
26th December
28th December* 28th December*
 

***Changed from Monday 4th to Friday 8th so as to coincide with the 75th
anniversary of VE day



*  As
Christmas/Boxing Day and St. Patrick’s Day falls on a weekend the dates shown in red are bank
holidays in lieu.



https://www.gov.uk/bank-holidays

These dates are given in good faith
but please check before making any arrangements.