What bank holidays are remaining in Northern Ireland after the Twelfth of July

Lurgan Twelfth parade.
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With The Twelfth of July celebrations over for another Northern Ireland, many people may be curious as to what bank holiday dates remain in Northern Ireland this year.

The Twelfth, which fell on a Friday this year, is a bank holiday in Northern Ireland.

NI Direct says: "Bank holidays are holidays when banks and many other businesses are closed for the day. Public Holidays are holidays which have been observed through custom and practice, such as Christmas Day.

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"You don't have a statutory right to paid leave on bank and public holidays, though many people receive the day off work. Any right to time off or extra pay for working on a bank holiday depends on the terms of your contract of employment."

Here are the last remaining bank holidays upcoming in Northern Ireland:

  • Summer Bank Holiday - 28 August

  • Christmas Day 25 December

  • Boxing Day 26 December

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