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Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2013

Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2013

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1TuesdayNew Year's DayBank holiday 
Jan 2Wednesday2nd JanuaryLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Jan 6SundayEpiphanyChristian 
Jan 7MondayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox 
Jan 14MondayOrthodox New YearOrthodox 
Jan 24ThursdayMilad un Nabi (Mawlid)Muslim 
Jan 25FridayBurns NightLocal observanceScotland
Jan 26SaturdayTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish holiday 
Feb 10SundayChinese New YearObservance 
Feb 12TuesdayCarnival / Shrove TuesdayChristian 
Feb 13WednesdayCarnival / Ash WednesdayChristian 
Feb 14ThursdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 24SundayPurimJewish holiday 
Mar 1FridaySt. David's DayObservanceWales
Mar 9SaturdayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday 
Mar 10SundayMothering SundayObservance 
Mar 17SundaySt Patrick's DayLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Mar 18MondayDay off for St Patrick's DayLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Mar 20WednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 24SundayPalm SundayChristian 
Mar 26TuesdayFirst day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Mar 27WednesdayHoliHindu Holiday 
Mar 28ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian 
Mar 29FridayGood FridayBank holiday 
Mar 30SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian 
Mar 31SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Mar 31SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 1MondayEaster MondayObservanceScotland
Apr 1MondayEaster MondayCommon local holidayENG, NIR, WAL
Apr 2TuesdayLast day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Apr 8MondayYom HaShoahJewish commemoration 
Apr 16TuesdayYom HaAtzmautJewish holiday 
Apr 23TuesdaySt. George's DayObservance 
Apr 23TuesdayShakespeare DayObservance 
Apr 28SundayLag B'OmerJewish holiday 
May 3FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox 
May 4SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox 
May 5SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox 
May 6MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox 
May 6MondayEarly May Bank HolidayBank holiday 
May 9ThursdayAscension DayChristian 
May 15WednesdayShavuotJewish holiday 
May 19SundayPentecostChristian 
May 20MondayWhit MondayChristian 
May 26SundayTrinity SundayChristian 
May 27MondaySpring Bank HolidayBank holiday 
May 30ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian 
Jun 6ThursdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
Jun 8SaturdayQueen's BirthdayObservance 
Jun 16SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jul 9TuesdayRamadan StartMuslim 
Jul 12FridayBattle of the BoyneLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Jul 16TuesdayTisha B'AvJewish holiday 
Aug 3SaturdayLaylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim 
Aug 5MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon local holidayScotland
Aug 8ThursdayEid ul FitrMuslim 
Aug 15ThursdayAssumption of MaryChristian 
Aug 20TuesdayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday 
Aug 26MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon local holidayENG, NIR, WAL
Aug 28WednesdayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday 
Sep 5ThursdayRosh HashanaJewish holiday 
Sep 8SundayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday 
Sep 14SaturdayYom KippurJewish holiday 
Sep 19ThursdayFirst day of SukkotJewish holiday 
Sep 22SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Sep 25WednesdayHoshana RabbahJewish holiday 
Sep 26ThursdayShemini AtzeretJewish holiday 
Sep 27FridaySimchat TorahJewish holiday 
Oct 4FridayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian 
Oct 5SaturdayNavaratriHindu Holiday 
Oct 13SundayDussehraHindu Holiday 
Oct 15TuesdayEid ul AdhaMuslim 
Oct 27SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Oct 31ThursdayHalloweenObservance 
Nov 1FridayAll Saints' DayChristian 
Nov 2SaturdayAll Souls' DayChristian 
Nov 5TuesdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim 
Nov 5TuesdayGuy Fawkes DayObservance 
Nov 10SundayRemembrance SundayObservance 
Nov 14ThursdayAshuraMuslim 
Nov 28ThursdayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Nov 30SaturdaySt Andrew's DayLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Dec 1SundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance 
Dec 2MondaySt Andrew's Day observedLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Dec 5ThursdayLast day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Dec 8SundayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian 
Dec 21SaturdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24TuesdayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25WednesdayChristmas DayBank holiday 
Dec 26ThursdayBoxing DayBank holiday 
Dec 31TuesdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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