The 2016 UK Bank Holidays calendar includes bank holidays in England (E), Northern Ireland (I), Scotland (S) and Wales (W).
All bank holiday calendar dates are accurate at the time of publishing. Please make sure you check any dates with your own countries Bank holidays before booking any holidays or arrangements.
2016 UK Bank Holidays & Special Occasion Calendar
|2016 – Date||2016 Bank Holiday or Occasion|
|Friday 1 January 2016||New Year’s Day (EISW)|
|Monday 4 January 2016||Second of January (Substitute Day) (S)|
|Sunday 14 February 2016||St. Valentines Day|
|Sunday 6 March 2016||Mothering Sunday|
|Thursday 17 March 2016||St. Patricks Day (I)|
|Friday 25 March 2016||Good Friday (EISW)|
|Monday 28 March 2016||Easter Monday (EIW)|
|Saturday 23 April 2016||St George’s day
(E – not a bank holiday)
|Monday 2 May 2016||Early May Bank Holiday (EISW)|
|Monday 30 May 2016||Spring Bank Holiday (EISW)|
|Sunday 19 June 2016||Father’s Day|
|Tuesday 12 July 2016||Battle of the Boyne 'Orangeman’s Day' (I)
|Monday 1 August 2016||Summer Bank Holiday (S)|
|Monday 29 August 2016||Summer Bank Holiday(EIW)|
|Monday 31 October 2016||Halloween|
|Wednesday 30 November 2016||St Andrews Day (S)|
|Sunday 25 December 2016*||Christmas Day (EISW)|
|Monday 26 December 2016||Boxing Day (EISW)|
|Tuesday 27 December 2016||Christmas Day (Substitute Day) (EISW)|
All bank holidays are accurate at the time of publishing but are subject to change depending on what country you live in. Please make sure you check any dates with your own countries bank holidays before booking any holidays.
* When the usual date of a bank or public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, a ‘substitute day’ is given, normally the following Monday.