Check 2018 UK Public and Bank Holidays. Find the holiday dates in 2018 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.

Date Week Day Holiday Where
01 – January Monday
New Year’s Day
All Over
02 – January Tuesday
2nd January
19 – March Monday
St Patrick’s Day
Northern Ireland (Substitute Day)
30 – March Friday
Good Friday
All Over
02 – April Monday
Easter Monday
England and Wales, Northern Ireland
07 – May Monday
Early May Bank Holiday
All Over
28 – May Monday
Spring Bank Holiday
All Over
12 – July Thursday
Battle of the Boyne (Orangemen’s Day)
Northern Ireland
06 – August Monday
Summer Bank Holiday
27 – August Monday
Summer Bank Holiday
England and Wales, Northern Ireland
30 – November Friday
St Andrew’s Day
25 – December Tuesday
Christmas Day
All Over
26 – December Wednesday
Boxing 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.