Public holidays

Public holiday dates from 2017 - 2020

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The public holiday dates may be added to or changed by the government.  This list will be updated whenever we have new information. You should always confirm public holidays with your own organisation. They might be different from the dates listed here.

With the exception of Christmas and Easter, libraries are usually open on public holidays. You can find details of changes to opening hours in the directory of library opening times.

The Council also has four parking holidays when you can park free of charge in public parking bays and on single yellow lines.


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