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School Holiday Dates in UK 2023/2024

So, What are the UK School Holiday Dates 2023-24?

The School Holidays 2023 vary slightly for County to County. The Somerset School Holiday dates for Somerset have been published. Planning ahead gives you and your family a heads-up to plan for your family holiday here in the UK. At Strawberryfield Park the lodges are booked in advance by many to avoid disappointment. We have also published school holidays for 2023-24. You can find England school holiday dates for your school County here.

School Holidays in England 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2022
(Thu)
 
Autumn Half Term Holidays24 Oct 2022
(Mon)
28 Oct 2022
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays19 Dec 2022
(Mon)
2 Jan 2023
(Mon)
Spring Half Term Holidays13 Feb 2023
(Mon)
17 Feb 2023
(Fri)
Spring Holidays3 Apr 2023
(Mon)
14 Apr 2023
(Fri)
Summer Half Term Holidays29 May 2023
(Mon)
2 Jun 2023
(Fri)
Summer Holidays24 Jul 2023
(Mon)
1 Sep 2023
(Fri)

 

School Holidays in England 2023-2024

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School4 Sep 2023
(Mon)
 
Autumn Half Term Holidays23 Oct 2023
(Mon)
27 Oct 2023
(Fri)
Christmas Holidays18 Dec 2023
(Mon)
1 Jan 2024
(Mon)
Spring Half Term Holidays12 Feb 2024
(Mon)
16 Feb 2024
(Fri)
Spring Holidays29 Mar 2024
(Fri)
12 Apr 2024
(Fri)
Summer Half Term Holidays27 May 2024
(Mon)
31 May 2024
(Fri)
Summer Holidays25 Jul 2024
(Thu)

 

School Holidays in Wales 2022/23/24

Wales School Holidays 2024 and 2025

Scotland School Holidays 2022 and 2023

Scotland School Holidays 2024 and 2025

Northern Ireland School Holidays 2022 and 2023

School Holidays 2022-2023

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School1 Sep 2022
(Thu)
 
Autumn Half Term Holidays31 Oct 2022
(Mon)
2 Nov 2022
(Wed)
Christmas Holidays22 Dec 2022
(Thu)
3 Jan 2023
(Tue)
Spring Half Term Holidays16 Feb 2023
(Thu)
17 Feb 2023
(Fri)
Spring Holidays6 Apr 2023
(Thu)
14 Apr 2023
(Fri)
Summer Holidays3 Jul 2023
(Mon)

Northern Ireland School Holidays 2024 and 2025

 

What are the Popular Holidays in UK

August Bank Holiday 2023, 2024 and 2025

The Summer Holiday – August Bank Holiday falls on the last Monday of August across the UK, except in Scotland where it’s held on the first Monday of the month.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023 7 AugMon.  August Bank Holiday    Scotland
28 Aug   MonAugust Bank HolidayNational except Scotland.  
2024 5 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayScotland
26 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayNational except Scotland
2025 4 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayScotland
25 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayNational except Scotland
2026    3 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayScotland
31 AugMonAugust Bank HolidayNational except Scotland

 

Boxing Day 2022, 2023 and 2024

Boxing Day occurs the day after Christmas each year, and in modern times it is considered an extension of Christmas celebrations.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2022.  26 Dec.  Mon.  Boxing DayNational
202326 DecTueBoxing DayNational
202426 DecThuBoxing DayNational
202526 DecFriBoxing DayNational
202626 DecSatBoxing DayNational
28 DecMonBoxing Day Holiday    National

 

Christmas 2022, 2023 and 2024

Christmas Day is celebrated across the UK on 25 December, and is one of the most actively celebrated holidays throughout the country.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2022   25 Dec   SunChristmas DayNational
27 DecTueChristmas Holiday   National
202325 DecMonChristmas DayNational
202425 DecWed  Christmas DayNational
202525 DecThuChristmas DayNational
202625 DecFriChristmas DayNational

Easter 2023, 2024 and 2025

Easter is regarded as the most important holy day by Christians, and the Easter season in the UK traditionally includes the 40 days of lent and Holy week culminating in Easter Sunday – also known as Resurrection Sunday.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023   7 AprFriGood FridayNational
10 AprMonEaster MondayNational except Scotland
202429 Mar  FriGood FridayNational
1 AprMon  Easter Monday    National except Scotland   
202518 AprFriGood FridayNational
21 AprMonEaster MondayNational except Scotland
20263 AprFriGood FridayNational
6 AprMonEaster MondayNational except Scotland
 

 

Late May Bank Holiday 2023, 2024 and 2025

The Late May Bank Holiday is a “secular replacement” for the Whit Monday holiday. It is also known as the Spring Bank Holiday and is held annually at the end of May to create a long weekend.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023  29 May   Mon  Late May Bank Holiday  National
202427 MayMonLate May Bank HolidayNational
2025   26 MayMonLate May Bank Holiday   National
202625 MayMonLate May Bank HolidayNational

 

May Day 2023, 2024 and 2025

May Day is officially known as the Early May Bank Holiday. It is usually held on the first Monday of May each year.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023   1 May  Mon  May Day National
20246 May  Mon   May Day   National
20255 MayMonMay DayNational
20264 MayMonMay DayNational

 

New Year’s Day 2023, 2024 and 2025

New Year’s Day is 1 January and the first day of the calendar year. The day is marked by a public holiday in the UK.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023   1 Jan  SunNew Year’s DayNational
2 JanMon  New Year Holiday  National
3 Jan   TueNew Year HolidayScotland
20241 JanMonNew Year’s DayNational
2 JanTueNew Year Holiday     Scotland
20251 JanWedNew Year’s DayNational
2 JanThuNew Year HolidayScotland
20261 JanThuNew Year’s DayNational
2 JanFriNew Year HolidayScotland

 

Saint Andrew’s Day 2022, 2023 and 2024

Saint Andrew’s Day is celebrated every 30 November in Scotland. The day celebrates the Feast of Saint Andrew and is also considered Scotland’s National Day.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2022   30 NovWedSt Andrew’s DayScotland
2023  30 NovThuSt Andrew’s DayScotland
202430 Nov  SatSt Andrew’s DayScotland
2 DecMon. St Andrew’s Day Holiday    Scotland
2025    30 Nov   SunSt Andrew’s DayScotland
202630 NovMonSt Andrew’s DayScotland

 

Saint Patrick’s Day 2023, 2024 and 2025

Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated annually on 17 March in Northern Ireland and is also known as the Feast of Saint Patrick.

 
YearDateDayHolidayCountries
2023   17 Mar  FriSaint Patrick’s DayNorthern Ireland
202417 Mar   SunSaint Patrick’s DayNorthern Ireland
18 MarMon   Saint Patrick’s Day Holiday     Northern Ireland  
202517 MarMonSaint Patrick’s DayNorthern Ireland
202617 MarTueSaint Patrick’s DayNorthern Ireland

 

We strongly advise to pre-book your holidays for any of these school holiday dates and National holidays due to their popularity. Call our reservations office today. 01934 533280