Did you know that the May bank holiday this year is moving from 4th May to the 8th May to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day? This is only the second time that this bank holiday has been moved (the first being in 1995 to mark the VE Day 50th anniversary).

Here are the bank holidays for this year:

  • Friday 10 April – Good Friday
  • Monday 13 April – Easter Monday
  • Friday 8 May – Early May bank holiday (VE day)
  • Monday 25 May – Spring bank holiday
  • Monday 31 August – Summer bank holiday
  • Friday 25 December – Christmas Day
  • Monday 28 December – Boxing Day (this is a substitute day)


UK bank holidays