Bank Holiday

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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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Kenny Johnson, who had his first success since breaking an arm at Cartmel on Spring Bank Holiday Monday
Home advantage for the final was then decided by a post-match penalty shoot-out and when the action resumed at Fellows Park on the Spring Bank Holiday Monday, the Saddlers were in irrepressible mood as they romped home 4-0, courtesy of a hat-trick from Kelly.
One of Redcar's most prestigious races, The totesport Zetland Gold Cup heads an impressive programme on Spring Bank Holiday Monday (May 29) the first leg of the course's traditional two-day meeting.
Moore's approach is evident from the switches of Fontwell and Uttoxeter from late spring Bank Holiday Monday to the day before, and Hereford's exit from the same date to the previous Sunday.
The May figure included 64,179 free school visits and also a one-day record of 34,083 visitors on the Spring Bank Holiday Monday on May 29.
YOUNG musicians will lead the procession of floats at Long Itchington's carnival on Spring Bank Holiday Monday.