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Celebrations and Festivals in Britain
What is the holiday?
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It's celebrated on January 1st.
New Year's Day
It's celebrated on the Tuesday 40 days before Easter.
Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day).
This festival is the first day of Lent, 40 days before Easter.
It's celebrated on February 14th.
This solemn day is the Friday before Easter.
It's celebrated on the first Sunday, after the first full moon, after March 21st.
This festival is held on April 1st.
April Fools Day
This is a bank holiday held on 1st May.
This holiday used to be held 50 days after Easter but now it is held the last weekend of May.
This celebration is held the second Saturday in June.
Trooping of the Colour
It's celebrated on October 31st.
It's celebrated on November 5th.
This anniversary is held on November11th or the following Sunday
It's celebrated on December 25th.
This holiday is held on December 26th.