UK Holidays

Public & Bank Holidays 2016

2016 UK Holidays

UK Public Holidays Calendar 2016

Check 2016 UK Public and Bank Holidays. Check the dates in 2016 for St Patrick’s Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Early May bank holiday, Spring bank holiday, Orangemen’s Day, Summer bank holiday, St Andrew’s Day, Christmas and Boxing Day. Check 2016 bank and public holidays in England & Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Date Week Day Holiday Where
01-January Friday
New Year’s Day
All Over
04-January Monday
2nd January

(substitute day)

Scotland
28-March Monday
Easter Monday
England and Wales, Northern Ireland
25-March Friday
Good Friday
All Over
17-March Thursday
St Patrick’s Day
Northern Ireland
02-May Monday
Early May bank holiday
All Over
30-May Monday
Spring bank holiday
All Over
12-July Tuesday
Battle of the Boyne (Orangemen’s Day)
Northern Ireland
01-August Monday
Summer bank holiday
Scotland
29-August Monday
Summer bank holiday
England and Wales, Northern Ireland
30-November Wednesday
St Andrew’s Day
Scotland
26-December Monday
Boxing Day
All Over
27-December Tuesday
Christmas Day

(substitute day)

All Over

England And Wales | Scotland | Northern Ireland

If a bank holiday is on a weekend, a ‘substitute’ weekday becomes a bank holiday, normally the following Monday.
Bank holidays are holidays when banks and many other businesses are closed for the day.
Public holidays are holidays which have been observed through custom and practice.

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