Remaining 2024 bank holidays in the UK after second long May weekend

Families will be flocking to the North East's beaches this bank holiday - but they might need their big coats
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The second May bank holiday is upon us today (Monday, May 27), providing many with a much-needed long weekend.

Being aware of the upcoming bank holidays in the UK can be beneficial for planning time off and making the most of these dates. There are still three bank holidays left in 2024 with the next one at the end of August.

Many workplaces and schools shut their doors on bank holidays. However, it's important to remember that employers are not required to offer paid leave on these days, and these holidays may also affect when and how benefits are distributed.

Here's the full list of the remaining bank holidays in 2024 for England and Wales:.

And here's the full list of bank holidays for 2025 in England and Wales, reports the Liverpool Echo.

Full list of remaining bank holidays in 2024 in England and Wales:

  • Monday, August 26 - Summer bank holiday

  • Wednesday, December 25 - Christmas Day

  • Thursday, December 26 - Boxing Day

Full list of bank holidays in 2025 in England and Wales:

  • Wednesday, January 1 - New Year's Day

  • Friday, April 18 - Good Friday

  • Monday, April 21 - Easter Monday

  • Monday, May 5 - Early May bank holiday

  • Monday, May 26 - Spring bank holiday

  • Monday, August 25 - Summer bank holiday

  • Thursday, December 25 - Christmas Day

  • Friday, December 26 - Boxing Day