May Bank Holiday

Friday, 8th May 2020 : All day

In 2020, the Early May Bank Holiday will be moved to Friday 8th May to coincide with Victory in Europe Day, or VE Day. It will be the first day of a long weekend featuring numerous commemorative events across the country. The Bank Holiday was also moved from 1 May to 8 May in 1995, to commemorate the 50th VE Day.