Tag: bank holiday

New Bank Holiday Announced

An additional bank holiday to mark the coronation of King Charles III has been proclaimed by the Government. The bank holiday will take place across the UK on Monday, May 8 following the coronation at Westminster Abbey two days before on Saturday, May 6, said Downing Street. It will be an opportunity for families and […]

What’s still open on Monday?

With Monday a Bank holiday for the Queens Funeral, it’s a National holiday meaning there’s not going to be many places open. People should plan ahead if you plan on being out and about. Many visitor attractions and heritage sites will be closed on Monday and visitors are advised to check before travelling.  Most of […]

Stores Closing on Monday

Be aware, many shops will be closed this coming Monday for the Bank Holiday. Asda, St Andrews Hospice, William Hill, Lidl, Morrisons, and Marks & Spencer have become the latest retailers to confirm they will shut their stores on Monday for the Queen’s funeral. Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Waitrose, Primark, Homebase and B&Q also confirmed closure plans […]

Bank Holiday Confirmed

King Charles III, the newly appointed monarch, has today approved an order that the day of the Queen’s funeral is to be a National bank holiday. The actual date of the funeral has yet to be announced, although there’s early speculation it could fall on Monday September 19. It still remains to be seen if […]

Medical Practice & Bank Holiday

A reminder that the medical practice on Victoria Street closes at 6.00pm on Thursday 14th April 2022 and re-opens at 8.00am on Tuesday 19th April, closed for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend. For those people on medication, you may want to note these hours to ensure you have sufficient quantities of medication to cover the […]

Bank Holiday Weekend

Yeah! It’s bank holiday weekend! A long weekend beckons and for those who have been working, a welcome break. Whilst it should dry up later today, the weathers not looking great this weekend. Rain and cooler temperatures are expected along with some rather gusty winds! Whatever you’re doing Friday through to Monday, have a great […]