Government offices and most businesses in the UK are shut on Spring Bank Holiday. Most shops and restaurants are open.
Public transport is operational but on a reduced timetable. Improvements and repairs to the rail network may lead to some services being cancelled.
The holiday was introduced in 1971 as a secular replacement for Whit Monday.
The first Monday in May is also a public holiday in the UK.
Next Spring Bank Holiday - UK (England and Wales)
The next Spring Bank Holiday in UK (England and Wales) is Monday, May 27, 2019.
There are 93 days till Spring Bank Holiday 2019.
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