Public Holidays 2018
This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays. Please scroll down to view.
This page contains a comprehensive list of public holidays that are celebrated in the United Kingdom. In the United Kingdom, these events are commonly known as bank holidays.
The United Kingdom consists of England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. These countries share many holidays due to their shared histories, and there are few holidays that are exclusively observed by one or two countries.
While holidays like Christmas are observed on a defined date each year, the celebrations’ bank holidays may vary. This page will be updated periodically to reflect announced changes in bank holiday dates in the United Kingdom.
|1 Jan||Mon||New Year's Day||National|
|2 Jan||Tue||2nd January||Scotland|
|17 Mar||Sat||St Patrick's Day||Northern Ireland|
|19 Mar||Mon||St Patrick's Day|
|30 Mar||Fri||Good Friday||National|
|2 Apr||Mon||Easter Monday||National except Scotland|
|7 May||Mon||Early May Bank Holiday||National|
|28 May||Mon||Spring Bank Holiday||National|
|12 Jul||Thu||Battle of the Boyne|
|6 Aug||Mon||Summer Bank Holiday||Scotland|
|27 Aug||Mon||Summer Bank Holiday||National except Scotland|
|30 Nov||Fri||St. Andrew's Day||Scotland|
|25 Dec||Tue||Christmas Day||National|
|26 Dec||Wed||Boxing Day||National|
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