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Good Friday 2009

For anyone who wants to know when is Good Friday 2009 the answer is Friday 10th April. The day of Good Friday is a bank holiday and is 2 days before Easter Day. Some people follow Good Friday traditions on this day. For other dates related to this visit the Easter 2009 page.

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Bank Holiday Dates – 2009, 2010, 2011

England and Wales Bank Holidays 2009 2010 2011 New Year’s Day 1 January 1 January 3 January Good Friday 10 April 2 April 22 April Easter Monday 13 April 5 April 25 April Early May Bank Holiday 4 May 3 May 2 May Spring Bank Holiday 25 May 31 May 30 May Summer Bank Holiday [...]

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Boxing Day

Boxing day is on the 26th December. It is the day that follows Christmas day and is another bank holiday. If Boxing Day falls on a weekend day then the Boxing Day bank holiday will be carried forward to either the Monday (if it falls on a Saturday) or to the Tuesday (if it falls [...]

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Christmas Day

Christmas Day is on the 25th December. This is not just a bank holiday over in the UK but through out the world Christmas Day is a bank holiday. Christmas day represents the day that Jesus was born and this is the reason we have Christmas. However Christmas has become very commercialised now and many [...]

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Summer Bank Holiday

The Summer Bank Holiday in on the last Monday of August in England, Wales & Northern Ireland and is on the first Monday of August in Scotland. The Summer Bank Holiday represents the end of summer and over the bank holiday weekend some places have annual events. In London the Notting Hill Carnival takes place. [...]

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Spring Bank Holiday

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Early May Bank Holiday

Early May Bank Holiday is also known as “Bank Holiday Weekend”. May Bank Holiday is always on the first Monday in May giving everyone an extended weekend break. The 1st of May is known as May Day, and over the May Bank holiday there is quite often May Day celebrations with Morris Dancing, Maypole dancing [...]

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Easter Monday

Easter Monday is a bank holiday. Because Easter Day is always a Sunday the bank holiday for this date is moved to the day after. The Easter Monday bank holiday date changes each year depending on which date Easter falls on. The reason it changes is because Easter Day is the first Sunday after the [...]

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Easter Day

Easter Day comes 2 days after Good Friday. Easter is a religious day and represents that day that Jesus rose from the dead. The date of easter changes each year because it is the first Sunday after the Paschal Full Moon (which is the first full moon after 21st March). This varies each year meaning [...]

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Good Friday

Good Friday is the Friday before Easter day. It is a religious day and represents the day that Jesus was crucified. Good Friday can fall between 19th March and 25th April. The reason that the date of Good Friday changes each year and doesn’t have a set date is because Easter day is the first [...]

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