Top events in United Kingdom

June
29

With live comedy, exhibitions, displays and musical performances ranging from classical to hip hop, the Godiva Festival is one of the most popular...

June
29

One of the biggest events of its kind in Britain, the Ledbury Summer Poetry Festival attracts visitors from all over the country. Lasting for 10...

June
30

In a tented village at the edge of the small town of Fochabers, the Moray Speyfest materialises for a few days each summer. Fiddlers and pipers...

United Kingdom Public Holidays

Below are Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed the following Monday.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
March
28
Easter Monday (except Scotland)
Start date:
28 March 2016
May
02
Early May Bank Holiday
Start date:
2 May 2016
May
30
Spring Bank Holiday
Start date:
30 May 2016
August
29
Summer Bank Holiday (except Scotland)
Start date:
29 August 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2016
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