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Public General Holidays

Public General Holidays in Glasgow differ from those of Council employees. These are already established under the Council's Conditions of Service.

With the exception of Easter the public general holidays follow a formula and fall at the same time each year. The formula is as follows:-

New Year's Day (or in lieu).

2nd January (or in lieu).

Easter Monday

May Day - 1st Monday in May.

Spring Holiday - Last Monday in May.

Glasgow Fair - Saturday before the 3rd Monday.

Autumn Holiday - Last Monday in September.

Christmas Day (or in lieu).

Boxing Day (or in lieu).

Public Holidays in 2018 will be as follows:-

New Year

Monday

Tuesday

1 January 2018

2 January 2018

Easter

Monday

2 April 2018

May DayMonday

7 May 2018

SpringMonday

28 May 2018

Glasgow FairSaturday

14 July 2018

AutumnMonday

24 September 2018

Christmas

Tuesday

Wednesday

25 December 2018

26 December 2018

 

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