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Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2014

Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2014

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayBank holiday 
Jan 2Thursday2nd JanuaryLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Jan 6MondayEpiphanyChristian 
Jan 7TuesdayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox 
Jan 14TuesdayMilad un Nabi (Mawlid)Muslim 
Jan 14TuesdayOrthodox New YearOrthodox 
Jan 16ThursdayTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish holiday 
Jan 25SaturdayBurns NightLocal observanceScotland
Jan 31FridayChinese New YearObservance 
Feb 14FridayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 27ThursdayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday 
Mar 1SaturdaySt. David's DayObservanceWales
Mar 4TuesdayCarnival / Shrove TuesdayChristian 
Mar 5WednesdayCarnival / Ash WednesdayChristian 
Mar 16SundayPurimJewish holiday 
Mar 17MondayHoliHindu Holiday 
Mar 17MondaySt Patrick's DayLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Mar 20ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 30SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Mar 30SundayMothering SundayObservance 
Apr 13SundayPalm SundayChristian 
Apr 15TuesdayFirst day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Apr 17ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian 
Apr 18FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox 
Apr 18FridayGood FridayBank holiday 
Apr 19SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian 
Apr 19SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox 
Apr 20SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox 
Apr 20SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 21MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox 
Apr 21MondayEaster MondayCommon local holidayENG, NIR, WAL
Apr 21MondayEaster MondayObservanceScotland
Apr 22TuesdayLast day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Apr 23WednesdayShakespeare DayObservance 
Apr 28MondayYom HaShoahJewish commemoration 
Apr 28MondaySt. George's DayObservance 
May 5MondayEarly May Bank HolidayBank holiday 
May 6TuesdayYom HaAtzmautJewish holiday 
May 18SundayLag B'OmerJewish holiday 
May 26MondaySpring Bank HolidayBank holiday 
May 27TuesdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
May 29ThursdayAscension DayChristian 
Jun 4WednesdayShavuotJewish holiday 
Jun 8SundayPentecostChristian 
Jun 9MondayWhit MondayChristian 
Jun 14SaturdayQueen's BirthdayObservance 
Jun 15SundayTrinity SundayChristian 
Jun 15SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 19ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian 
Jun 21SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 29SundayRamadan StartMuslim 
Jul 12SaturdayBattle of the BoyneLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Jul 14MondayBattle of the Boyne observedLocal Bank HolidayNorthern Ireland
Jul 24ThursdayLaylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim 
Jul 29TuesdayEid ul FitrMuslim 
Aug 4MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon local holidayScotland
Aug 5TuesdayTisha B'AvJewish holiday 
Aug 10SundayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday 
Aug 15FridayAssumption of MaryChristian 
Aug 17SundayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday 
Aug 25MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon local holidayENG, NIR, WAL
Aug 29FridayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday 
Sep 23TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Sep 25ThursdayNavaratriHindu Holiday 
Sep 25ThursdayRosh HashanaJewish holiday 
Oct 3FridayDussehraHindu Holiday 
Oct 4SaturdayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian 
Oct 4SaturdayYom KippurJewish holiday 
Oct 4SaturdayEid ul AdhaMuslim 
Oct 9ThursdayFirst day of SukkotJewish holiday 
Oct 15WednesdayHoshana RabbahJewish holiday 
Oct 16ThursdayShemini AtzeretJewish holiday 
Oct 17FridaySimchat TorahJewish holiday 
Oct 23ThursdayDiwali/DeepavaliHindu Holiday 
Oct 25SaturdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim 
Oct 26SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Oct 31FridayHalloweenObservance 
Nov 1SaturdayAll Saints' DayChristian 
Nov 2SundayAll Souls' DayChristian 
Nov 3MondayAshuraMuslim 
Nov 5WednesdayGuy Fawkes DayObservance 
Nov 9SundayRemembrance SundayObservance 
Nov 30SundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance 
Nov 30SundaySt Andrew's DayLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Dec 1MondaySt Andrew's Day observedLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Dec 8MondayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian 
Dec 17WednesdayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Dec 21SundayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24WednesdayLast day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Dec 24WednesdayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25ThursdayChristmas DayBank holiday 
Dec 26FridayBoxing DayBank holiday 
Dec 31WednesdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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