Bank Holday dates are set by the UK Government and can change.
This list only applies to England and Wales, the dates are different in Scotland, Northern Ireland and other countries.
|Mon 02 Jan 2023||New Year's Day|
|Fri 07 Apr 2023||Good Friday|
|Mon 10 Apr 2023||Easter Monday|
|Mon 01 May 2023||May Day|
|Mon 08 May 2023||Coronation Day|
|Mon 29 May 2023||Spring|
|Mon 28 Aug 2023||Summer|
|Mon 25 Dec 2023||Christmas Day|
|Tue 26 Dec 2023||Boxing Day|
Public Holidays in 2024
|Mon 01 Jan 2024||New Year's Day|
|Fri 29 Mar 2024||Good Friday|
|Mon 01 Apr 2024||Easter Monday|
|Mon 06 May 2024||May Day|
|Mon 27 May 2024||Spring|
|Mon 26 Aug 2024||Summer|
|Wed 25 Dec 2024||Christmas Day|
|Thu 26 Dec 2024||Boxing Day|
Although the following rules are normally used when assigning bank holiday dates, the Government occassionally changes the list of dates.
New Years Day = 1st January. If 1st January falls on a weekend, the public holiday takes place on first Monday in January.
Good Friday = Friday before Easter Sunday (Western Christian Calender)
Easter Monday = Monday after Easter Sunday (Western Christian Calender)
May Day = First Monday in May.
Spring = Last Monday in May.
Summer = Last Monday in August.
Christmas Day = 25th December. If 25th December falls on a weekend, the public holiday takes place on the next Monday
Boxing Day = 26th December. If 26th December falls on a Saturday, the public holiday takes place on the next Monday. If 26th December falls on a Sunday or Monday, the public holiday takes place on the next Tuesday.