Now 2020 is here make sure you’re aware of the bank holiday dates to assist in your planning.

England and Wales

1 January Wednesday New Year’s Day
10 April Friday Good Friday
13 April Monday Easter Monday
8 May Friday Early May bank holiday (VE day)
25 May Monday Spring bank holiday
31 August Monday Summer bank holiday
25 December Friday Christmas Day
28 December Monday Boxing Day (substitute day)

Scotland

1 January Wednesday New Year’s Day
2 January Thursday 2nd January
10 April Friday Good Friday
8 May Friday Early May bank holiday (VE day)
25 May Monday Spring bank holiday
3 August Monday Summer bank holiday
30 November Monday St Andrew’s Day
25 December Friday Christmas Day
28 December Monday Boxing Day (substitute day)

Northern Ireland

1 January Wednesday New Year’s Day
17 March Tuesday St Patrick’s Day
10 April Friday Good Friday
13 April Monday Easter Monday
8 May Friday Early May bank holiday (VE day)
25 May Monday Spring bank holiday
13 July Monday Battle of the Boyne (Orangemen’s Day)
(substitute day)
31 August Monday Summer bank holiday
25 December Friday Christmas Day
28 December Monday Boxing Day (substitute day)

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