UK Bank Holidays 2023

A few ideas for where to go and what to do

How many Bank Holidays are there left in 2023?

Between now and Christmas, these are the Bank Holidays you can look forward to:

Wednesday 12 July - Battle of the Boyne (Orangemen’s Day) (Northern Ireland only)

Monday 7 August - Summer bank holiday (Scotland only)

Monday 28 August - Summer bank holiday (except Scotland)

Thursday 30 November - St Andrew's Day (Scotland only)


Things to do with the family on a Bank Holiday

Here are some ideas for places to visit and things to do to make the most of these public holidays.

Monday 28 August - Summer bank holiday (Monday 7 August in Scotland)

Taking place in the school summer holidays after most people have had their main holiday, the August bank holiday is an ideal chance to visit somewhere closer to home.

Discover Edinburgh

Discover Devon

Discover Aberystwyth

Discover Brighton

Discover Blackpool

Thursday 30 November - St Andrew's Day

If you live in Scotland you get a chance to celebrate the country's patron saint at the end of November. An ideal opportunity to spend a day visiting one of Scotland's beautiful towns or cities.

Discover Glasgow

Discover Aberdeen

Discover Stirling

Discover Dundee

Discover Inverness

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