Glasgow City Council

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 2017 will be as follows:-

New Year

Monday

Tuesday

2 January 2017

3 January 2017

Easter

Monday

17 April 2017

May DayMonday

1 May 2017

SpringMonday

29 May 2017

Glasgow FairSaturday

15 July 2017

AutumnMonday

25 September 2017

Christmas

Monday

Tuesday

25 December 2017

26 December 2017

 

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