Holidays in 2018 in the United Kingdom

Selectyearmonthcountry
MonthDateHoliday nameHoliday type
January 1 january MoNew Year's DayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
2 january Tu2nd JanuaryBank holiday in Scotland
5 january FrTwelfth NightChristian
6 january SaEpiphanyChristian
February 2 february FrCandlemas DayChristian
13 february TuShrove Tuesday (Pancake Day)Christian
14 february WeValentine’s DayObservance
14 february WeAsh WednesdayChristian
16 february FrChinese New YearObservance
March 11 march SuMothering Sunday (Mother's Day)Observance
12 march MoCommonwealth DayObservance
17 march SaSt Patricks DayBank holiday in Northern Ireland
25 march SuPalm SundayChristian
29 march ThMaundy ThursdayChristian
30 march FrGood FridayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
April 1 april SuApril Fools' DayObservance
1 april SuEaster SundayChristian
2 april MoEaster MondayBank holiday in England, Wales, Northern Ireland
21 april SaThe Queen's BirthdayObservance
23 april MoSt. George's DayObservance
23 april MoShakespeare DayObservance
May 1 may TuMay DayObservance
5 may SaAscension DayChristian
7 may MoEarly May bank holidayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
20 may SuPentecost / WhitsuntideChristian
28 may MoSpring bank holidayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
29 may TuOak Apple Day (Royal Oak Day)Observance
June 2 june SaCoronation Day (of Queen Elizabeth II)Observance
17 june SuFather's DayObservance
July 12 july ThBattle of the Boyne (Orangemen’s Day)Bank holiday in Northern Ireland
15 july SuSt. Swithun's DayObservance
August 6 august MoSummer bank holidayBank holiday in Scotland
15 august WeAssumption of MaryChristian
27 august MoSummer bank holidayBank holiday in England, Wales, Northern Ireland
October 4 october ThFeast of St Francis of Assisi Christian
21 october SuTrafalgar DayObservance
21 october SuApple DayObservance
31 october WeHalloweenObservance
November 1 november ThAll Saints DayChristian
2 november FrAll Souls DayChristian
5 november MoGuy Fawkes DayObservance
11 november SuRemembrance SundayObservance
11 november SuArmistice DayObservance
30 november FrSt Andrew’s DayBank holiday in Scotland
December 24 december MoChristmas EveObservance
25 december TuChristmas DayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
26 december WeSt Stephen's DayChristian
26 december WeBoxing DayBank holiday in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
31 december MoNew Year's EveObservance