Top events in United Kingdom

March
01

This friendly but competitive rally involves vintage and classic cars racing on closed public roads over three days and includes one sprint and...

March
01

The oldest drama festival in Ireland, this annual event first took place in 1934 and – save a break for WWII – has continued ever since. Local...

March
02

This 10-day festival is dedicated to the joy of books and literature and attracts a number of leading writers who participate in scheduled talks...

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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