Royal Mail Holidays 2016

List of Royal Mail Post Office Holidays for the year 2016 in UK. Royal Mail deliver and collect the mail on most days of the year, including Saturdays. However, Royal Mail don’t deliver or collect the mail on bank and public holidays given below.

Royal Mail Post Office Holidays – 2016

England and Wales
Sr.No Date Weekday Name of Festival
1 January – 01 Friday New Year’s Day
2 March – 25 Friday Good Friday bank holiday
3 March – 28 Monday Easter Monday bank holiday
4 May – 02 Monday Early May bank holiday
5 May – 30 Monday Spring bank holiday
6 August – 29 Monday Summer bank holiday
7 December – 26 Monday Christmas Day
8 December – 27 Tuesday Boxing Day – in lieu of Christmas Day
Northern Ireland
Sr.No Date Weekday Name of Festival
1 January – 01 Friday New Year’s Day
2 March – 17 Thursday St Patrick’s Day bank holiday
3 March – 25 Friday Good Friday bank holiday
4 March – 28 Monday Easter Monday bank holiday
5 May – 02 Monday Early May bank holiday
6 May – 30 Monday Spring bank holiday
7 July – 12,13 Tue and Wed Battle of the Boyne bank holiday
8 August – 29 Monday Summer bank holiday
9 December – 26 Monday Boxing Day bank holiday
10 December – 27 Tuesday Bank Holiday – in lieu of Christmas Day
Scotland
Sr.No Date Weekday Name of Festival
1 January – 1,2 Fri and Sat New Year’s Day bank holidays
2 January – 27 Wednesday Local Holiday
3 March – 25 Friday Good Friday bank holiday
4 March – 28 Monday Easter Monday bank holiday
5 May – 02 Monday Early May bank holiday
6 May – 30 Monday Spring bank holiday
7 August – 29 Monday Summer bank holiday
8 December – 26 Monday Boxing Day bank holiday
9 December – 27 Tuesday Bank Holiday – in lieu of Christmas Day