Public Holidays in the United Kingdom

  2017 2018
New Year's Day 1 January 1 January
2nd January (Scotland Only) 2 January 2 January
St Patrick's Day (Northern Ireland Only) 17 March 17 March
Good Friday 14 April 30 March
Easter Monday (not celebrated in Scotland) 17 April 2 April
Early May Bank Holiday 1 May 7 May
Spring Bank Holiday 29 May 28 May
Battle of the Boyne - Orangemen's Day  (Northern Ireland Only) 12 July 12 July
Summer Bank Holiday 28 August 27 August
St Andrew's Day (Scotland Only) 1 December 1 December
Christmas Day 25 December 25 December
Boxing Day 26 December 26 December
*In the United Kingdom when a public holiday falls on a Saturday or a Sunday it is moved to the first available weekday that isn't already a public holiday.

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