United Kingdom

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in the United Kingdom for 2018 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
January 1st Monday New Year's Day
February 14th Wednesday Valentine's Day
March 11th Sunday Mother's Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 30th Friday Good Friday
April 1st Sunday Easter
May 7th Monday Early May Bank Holiday
May 28th Monday Spring Bank Holiday
June 17th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 26th Wednesday Boxing Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GB" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"