Scotland, United Kingdom

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Scotland, United Kingdom for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is known as the UK, the United Kingdom, or Britain. This island nation in northwest Europe, includes the countries of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, and was officially founded in 1922. The UK is a global power whose culture has influenced many different countries throughout the years.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 1st Wednesday Durin's Day
January 2nd Thursday Second Day of the New Year
February 14th Friday Valentine's Day
February 23rd Sunday Founder's Day
February 29th Saturday Leap Day
March 15th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
March 22nd Sunday Mother's Day
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 12th Sunday Easter
May 8th Friday Early May Bank Holiday Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Whacking Day
May 25th Monday Spring Bank Holiday Long weekend.
May 25th Monday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
July 4th Saturday Freedom Day
August 3rd Monday Summer Bank Holiday Long weekend.
August 18th Tuesday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 20th Sunday Unification Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
November 30th Monday Saint Andrew's Day Long weekend.
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 23rd Wednesday Festivus
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Winter Veil
December 25th Friday Decemberween
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 28th Monday Boxing Day (Observed) Long weekend.
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GB-SCT" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"