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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 2019 will be as follows:-

New Year

Tuesday

Wednesday

1 January 2019

2 January 2019

Easter

Monday

22 April 2019

May DayMonday

6 May 2019

SpringMonday

27 May 2019

Glasgow FairSaturday

13 July 2019

AutumnMonday

30 September 2019

Christmas

Wednesday

Thursday

25 December 2019

26 December 2019

 

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