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Bank Holiday

The term for a public holiday in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. As the term implies, banks are closed on bank holidays, as are many other businesses. Employees who work on bank holidays often are paid extra. Bank holidays may or may not coincide with cultural or religious festivals.
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Bank Holiday Monday in 1999 was 23.6A[degrees]C, while the hottest bank holiday weekend ever was in 1995 when temperatures peaked on the Saturday at 28.6A[degrees]C.
George Stephenson's Birthplace, Wylam, Northumberland, open Thursdays to Sundays and Bank Holiday Monday, 12noon- 5pm.
Buy a pounds 20 advance adult weekend ticket by contacting Octagon Motorsports (01327 850249) and arrive at Brands Hatch on Sunday August 25th or Bank Holiday Monday 26th, with a valid ticket and this token.
On the Early May Bank Holiday Monday the majority of Waitrose supermarkets will be open from 9am to 6pm, however selected branches will open slightly longer, from 8am to 8pm (and a few reducing hours to 10am to 4pm).
DANBY Antique and Collectors Fair will take place at the village hall, Danby, on Bank Holiday Monday between 10am and 4.30pm.
THE heat is on as the Butetown Carnival gears up for a traditional summer celebration this Bank Holiday Monday.
I know thousands of workers already have this arrangement in place, otherwise there would be nowhere for us to eat, play, shop 'til we drop or even be able to buy petrol on a Bank Holiday Monday.
On Easter Bank Holiday Monday Hairy Eric will be trolling around Monument Mall on his tricycle talking with passers-by.
Youth Inclusion Project manger Lin Ford said: "There is not usually a lot going on for young people on a Bank Holiday Monday so it was good to organise something for them to enjoy."
According to the Met Office, Bank Holiday Monday is set to be dry with plenty of sunshine in Wales.