Bank Holiday

(redirected from Bank Holiday Monday)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

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.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Business development manager Louis Freeman at the new Jump 360 in Benton, that's due to open to the public on Bank Holiday Monday
When: Bank Holiday Monday (2pm) Cost: Adult PS1, child 50p.
13:45 Bank Holiday traffic woes Motorists crawled through five miles of queues as Bank Holiday Monday traffic snarled up on the Congestion started to build on the southbound carriageway north of Morpeth from midday and by 1.
Co-op Leymoor Road, Golcar: Saturday - 7am-10pm; Easter Sunday - 7am-10pm; Bank Holiday Monday - 7am-10pm.
Bank Holiday Monday is Zetland Gold Cup Day, and anyone pre-booking a ticket or special package for this day by 4pm next Tuesday will be automatically entered for the Golden Ticket Prize.
On Bank Holiday Monday, May 7, 2012, work will be taking place between Crewe and Runcorn, Crewe and Warrington, and between Carlisle and Glasgow/Edinburgh, with work scheduled to be complete at 09:45 hours.
uk 5 The Cilcain Show, Bank Holiday Monday, village centre, Cilcain, from 1.
The strike was planned by workers who operate luggage scanners, who also went on strike on Bank Holiday Monday (25 August).
But flights at Stansted could be affected as a separate GMB dispute at Stansted involving more than 30 security scanners employed by Airfield Services is due to go ahead on bank holiday Monday.
I was rather amused to see a sign on the door of a local bank stating that the branch will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday, May 29.
The crowded Barry beach on a Bank Holiday Monday in May 1978
Bank holiday Monday will see more showers, with downpours lasting longer and temperatures struggling into the mid teens.