Below is a list of holidays and special days that are celebrated in the UK each year. Work with a partner to find the correct dates and find out what is special about each day:

 

 

 

Holiday or Special Day:†††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† Date:

 

New Yearís Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

St Valentineís Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

St Davidís Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday)†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

St Patrickís Day††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Motherís Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

British Summer Time Starts††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Good Friday††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Easter Sunday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Easter Monday Bank Holiday††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

St Georgeís Day††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

May Day Bank Holiday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Spring Bank Holiday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Fatherís Day††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Longest Day (Summer Solstice)††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

August Bank Holiday††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

British Summer Time Ends†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Halloweíen†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Bonfire Night††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Remembrance Sunday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Shortest Day (Winter Solstice)††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Christmas Eve†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Christmas Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

Boxing Day†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

New Yearís Eve†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

My birthday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

My friendís birthday††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________

My teacherís birthday†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ___________________________