All Holidays and Observances in the UK Today

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All Holidays in the United Kingdom for 2024

Here's a list of holidays in the United Kingdom for 2024 – unfortunately you have to go to work for most of them. Call your supervisor if you're unsure of your schedule ☺

We have everything from the bank holidays to the more local holidays and obscure days of observance.

All Holidays Major & Local Holidays
DateName of HolidayHoliday Type
Jan 1, 2024 (Monday)New Year's DayBank Holiday
Jan 2, 2024 (Tuesday)2nd JanuaryLocal Bank Holiday
Jan 5, 2024 (Friday)Twelfth NightObservance
Jan 6, 2024 (Saturday)EpiphanyChristian
Jan 7, 2024 (Sunday)Orthodox Christmas DayOrthodox
Jan 14, 2024 (Sunday)Orthodox New YearOrthodox
Jan 25, 2024 (Thursday)Burns NightLocal Observance
Feb 7, 2024 (Wednesday)Isra and Mi'rajMuslim
Feb 10, 2024 (Saturday)Chinese New YearObservance
Feb 13, 2024 (Tuesday)Carnival / Shrove TuesdayChristian
Feb 14, 2024 (Wednesday)Valentine's DayObservance
Mar 1, 2024 (Friday)St. David's DayLocal Observance
Mar 8, 2024 (Friday)Maha ShivaratriHindu Holiday
Mar 10, 2024 (Sunday)Mothering SundayObservance
Mar 11, 2024 (Monday)Ramadan Start (Tentative Date)Muslim
Mar 17, 2024 (Sunday)St Patrick's DayLocal Bank Holiday
Mar 18, 2024 (Monday)Day off for St Patrick's DayLocal Bank Holiday
Mar 20, 2024 (Wednesday)March EquinoxSeason
Mar 24, 2024 (Sunday)PurimJewish Holiday
Mar 28, 2024 (Thursday)Maundy ThursdayChristian
Mar 29, 2024 (Friday)Good FridayBank Holiday
Mar 30, 2024 (Saturday)Holy SaturdayChristian
Mar 31, 2024 (Sunday)Daylight Saving Time startsClock Change Daylight Saving Time
Apr 1, 2024 (Monday)Easter MondayCommon Local Holiday
Apr 5, 2024 (Friday)Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim
Apr 10, 2024 (Wednesday)Eid ul Fitr (Tentative Date)Muslim
Apr 22, 2024 (Monday)Stephen Lawrence DayObservance
Apr 23, 2024 (Tuesday)Shakespeare DayObservance
Apr 30, 2024 (Tuesday)Last day of PassoverJewish Holiday
May 3, 2024 (Friday)Orthodox Good FridayOrthodox
May 4, 2024 (Saturday)Orthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox
May 5, 2024 (Sunday)Orthodox EasterOrthodox
May 6, 2024 (Monday)Early May Bank HolidayBank Holiday
May 9, 2024 (Thursday)Ascension DayChristian
May 14, 2024 (Tuesday)Yom HaAtzmautJewish Holiday
May 19, 2024 (Sunday)PentecostChristian
May 20, 2024 (Monday)Whit MondayChristian
May 26, 2024 (Sunday)Lag B'OmerJewish Holiday
May 27, 2024 (Monday)Spring Bank HolidayBank Holiday
May 30, 2024 (Thursday)Corpus ChristiChristian
Jun 8, 2024 (Saturday)Queen's BirthdayObservance
Jun 12, 2024 (Wednesday)ShavuotJewish Holiday
Jun 16, 2024 (Sunday)Father's DayObservance
Jun 17, 2024 (Monday)Eid ul Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim
Jun 20, 2024 (Thursday)June SolsticeSeason
Jun 22, 2024 (Saturday)Windrush DayObservance
Jul 8, 2024 (Monday)Muharram/Islamic New YearMuslim
Jul 12, 2024 (Friday)Battle of the BoyneLocal Bank Holiday
Jul 17, 2024 (Wednesday)Ashura (Tentative Date)Muslim
Aug 5, 2024 (Monday)Summer Bank HolidayCommon Local Holiday
Aug 13, 2024 (Tuesday)Tisha B'AvJewish Holiday
Aug 15, 2024 (Thursday)Assumption of MaryChristian
Aug 26, 2024 (Monday)Summer Bank HolidayCommon Local Holiday
Sep 16, 2024 (Monday)Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) (Tentative Date)Muslim
Sep 22, 2024 (Sunday)September EquinoxSeason
Oct 3, 2024 (Thursday)Rosh HashanaJewish Holiday
Oct 4, 2024 (Friday)Feast of St Francis of AssisiChristian
Oct 12, 2024 (Saturday)Yom KippurJewish Holiday
Oct 17, 2024 (Thursday)First day of SukkotJewish Holiday
Oct 23, 2024 (Wednesday)Hoshana RabbahJewish Holiday
Oct 24, 2024 (Thursday)Shemini AtzeretJewish Holiday
Oct 25, 2024 (Friday)Simchat TorahJewish Holiday
Oct 27, 2024 (Sunday)Daylight Saving Time endsClock Change Daylight Saving Time
Oct 31, 2024 (Thursday)HalloweenObservance
Nov 1, 2024 (Friday)Diwali/DeepavaliHindu Holiday
Nov 2, 2024 (Saturday)All Souls' DayChristian
Nov 5, 2024 (Tuesday)Guy Fawkes DayObservance
Nov 10, 2024 (Sunday)Remembrance SundayObservance
Nov 30, 2024 (Saturday)St Andrew's DayLocal Bank Holiday
Dec 1, 2024 (Sunday)First Sunday of AdventObservance
Dec 2, 2024 (Monday)St Andrew's Day observedLocal Bank Holiday
Dec 8, 2024 (Sunday)Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian
Dec 21, 2024 (Saturday)December SolsticeSeason
Dec 24, 2024 (Tuesday)Christmas EveObservance
Dec 25, 2024 (Wednesday)Christmas DayBank Holiday
Dec 26, 2024 (Thursday)Boxing DayBank Holiday
Dec 31, 2024 (Tuesday)New Year's EveObservance

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