Whether you're decorating the home to celebrate 70 years of our Queen on the throne, or you're heading to London to celebrate in person, we've got some jubilee decorations to help you celebrate in style. Firstly, who doesn't love a sticker? We know that you'll love these Platinum Jubilee stickers to get yourself in the Royal mood! We've also got these Queen's Platinum Jubilee British flag headbands to help you stand out in the crowd or at that street party! You can't go wrong with these Queen Elizabeth Platinum Jubilee hand flags which are perfect for all your celebrations and supporting our Queen!
What Are The Bank Holidays For 2022?
We're almost half way through the year already, and we don't know about you, but we could do with a holiday or two! So, you'll be pleased to know that you've only got a few weeks to go until the Jubilee Bank Holiday, we'll see you there on Thursday 2nd June and Friday 3rd June for the Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday! See below for a full list of all Bank Holiday dates for 2022!
Will 2022 Have An Extra Bank Holiday?
Yes, it's true, we are getting an extra Bank Holiday this year! This is to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. With only a few weeks to go, we can't wait! The extra day off will be Friday 3rd June. The Spring Bank Holiday, originally set for Monday, May 30th, will be moved to Thursday, June 2nd so that we can enjoy a four-day weekend for the special occasion. The Queen is the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, which marks her 70 years of service. The extended weekend will be filled with public events and activities, and we'll be happy to join to celebrate the Queen's huge achievement!
How Many Bank Holiday Days Are In 2022?
Most of the UK is used to enjoying eight Bank Holidays per year, but as we know, we're getting an extra one to celebrate the Queen's 70 years of service. The Bank Holidays in 2022 will therefore be a total of 9, unless you're in Northern Ireland or Scotland. Why not take advantage of the time off with one of our great deals on hotel stays, spa treatments, fun activities and more, all over the UK and abroad?
Here is the full list of UK's Bank Holiday dates for 2022:
- Monday 3rd January New Year's Day (substitute day)
- Tuesday 4th January (Scotland only)
- Thursday 17th March St Patrick's Day (Northern Ireland only)
- Friday 15th April Good Friday
- Monday 18th April Easter Monday
- Monday 2nd May Early May bank holiday
- Thursday 2nd June Spring bank holiday
- Friday 3rd June Platinum Jubilee bank holiday
- Tuesday 12th July Battle of the Boyne (Northern Ireland only)
- Monday 1st August Summer bank holiday (Scotland only)
- Monday 29th August Summer bank holiday (England and Wales only)
- Wednesday 30th November St Andrews Day (Scotland only)
- Monday 26th December Boxing Day
- Tuesday 27th December Christmas Day (substitute day)
If you're feeling eager or planning ahead, here's a list of the first few Bank Holidays in 2023:
- Monday 2nd January New Year's Day (substitute day)
- Friday 7th April Good Friday
- Monday 10th April Easter Monday
- Monday 1st May Early May Bank Holiday
- Monday 29th May Spring Bank Holiday