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Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2015

Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom in 2015

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1ThursdayNew Year's DayBank Holiday 
Jan 2Friday2nd JanuaryLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Jan 3SaturdayMilad un Nabi (Mawlid)Muslim 
Jan 5MondayTwelfth NightObservance, Christian 
Jan 6TuesdayEpiphanyObservance, Christian 
Jan 7WednesdayOrthodox Christmas DayObservance, Orthodox 
Jan 14WednesdayOrthodox New YearObservance, Orthodox 
Jan 25SundayBurns NightLocal ObservationScotland
Feb 4WednesdayTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish Holiday 
Feb 14SaturdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 17TuesdayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday 
Feb 17TuesdayCarnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake DayObservance, Christian 
Feb 18WednesdayCarnival / Ash WednesdayObservance, Christian 
Feb 19ThursdayLunar New YearObservance 
Mar 1SundaySt. David's DayLocal ObservationWales
Mar 5ThursdayPurimJewish Holiday 
Mar 6FridayHoliHindu Holiday 
Mar 15SundayMother's DayObservance 
Mar 17TuesdaySt Patrick's DayLocal Bank HolidayNIR
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 29SundayPalm SundayObservance, Christian 
Mar 29SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Apr 2ThursdayMaundy ThursdayObservance, Christian 
Apr 3FridayGood FridayBank Holiday 
Apr 4SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian 
Apr 4SaturdayFirst day of PassoverJewish Holiday 
Apr 5SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 6MondayEaster MondayLocal ObservationScotland
Apr 6MondayEaster MondayCommon Local HolidayENG, NIR, WAL
Apr 10FridayOrthodox Good FridayObservance, Orthodox 
Apr 11SaturdayLast day of PassoverJewish Holiday 
Apr 11SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox 
Apr 12SundayOrthodox EasterObservance, Orthodox 
Apr 13MondayOrthodox Easter MondayObservance, Orthodox 
Apr 15WednesdayYom HaShoahJewish Commemoration 
Apr 23ThursdayYom HaAtzmautJewish Holiday 
Apr 23ThursdaySt. George's DayObservance 
Apr 23ThursdaySt. George's DayObservance, Christian 
Apr 23ThursdayShakespeare DayObservance 
May 4MondayEarly May Bank HolidayBank Holiday 
May 7ThursdayLag B'OmerJewish Holiday 
May 8FridayVictory in Europe DayObservance 
May 14ThursdayAscension DayObservance, Christian 
May 16SaturdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
May 24SundayPentecostObservance, Christian 
May 24SundayShavuotJewish Holiday 
May 25MondayWhit MondayObservance, Christian 
May 25MondaySpring Bank HolidayBank Holiday 
May 31SundayTrinity SundayObservance, Christian 
Jun 4ThursdayCorpus ChristiObservance, Christian 
Jun 13SaturdayQueen Elizabeth II's BirthdayObservance 
Jun 18ThursdayRamadan StartMuslim 
Jun 21SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jul 12SundayBattle of the BoyneLocal Bank HolidayNIR
Jul 13MondayLaylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim 
Jul 13MondayBattle of the Boyne observedLocal Bank HolidayNIR
Jul 18SaturdayEid ul FitrMuslim 
Jul 26SundayTisha B'AvJewish Holiday 
Aug 3MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon Local HolidayScotland
Aug 15SaturdayAssumption of MaryObservance, Christian 
Aug 29SaturdayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday 
Aug 31MondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon Local HolidayENG, NIR, WAL
Sep 4FridayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday 
Sep 14MondayRosh HashanaJewish Holiday 
Sep 17ThursdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday 
Sep 23WednesdayYom KippurJewish Holiday 
Sep 23WednesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Sep 24ThursdayEid al-AdhaMuslim 
Sep 28MondayFirst day of SukkotJewish Holiday 
Oct 4SundayFeast of St Francis of AssisiObservance, Christian 
Oct 4SundayHoshana RabbahJewish Holiday 
Oct 5MondayShemini AtzeretJewish Holiday 
Oct 6TuesdaySimchat TorahJewish Holiday 
Oct 13TuesdayNavaratriHindu Holiday 
Oct 15ThursdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim 
Oct 22ThursdayDussehraHindu Holiday 
Oct 24SaturdayAshuraMuslim 
Oct 25SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Oct 31SaturdayHalloweenObservance 
Nov 1SundayAll Saints' DayObservance, Christian 
Nov 2MondayAll Souls' DayObservance, Christian 
Nov 5ThursdayGuy Fawkes DayObservance 
Nov 8SundayRemembrance SundayObservance 
Nov 11WednesdayDiwali/DeepavaliHindu Holiday 
Nov 29SundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance, Christian 
Nov 30MondaySt Andrew's DayLocal Bank HolidayScotland
Dec 7MondayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish Holiday 
Dec 8TuesdayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionObservance, Christian 
Dec 14MondayLast day of HanukkahJewish Holiday 
Dec 22TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24ThursdayMilad un Nabi (Mawlid)Muslim 
Dec 24ThursdayChristmas EveObservance, Christian 
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayBank Holiday 
Dec 26SaturdayBoxing DayBank Holiday 
Dec 28MondaySubstitute Bank Holiday for Boxing DayBank Holiday 
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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