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Key Dates

Hay festival credit Finn Beales
Hay Festival, creditFinnBeales

St David’s Day – 1 March

World Book Day – 6 March 2014

Mother’s Day/Mothering Sunday – 30 March 2014

Six Nations Rugby – Wales v Scotland 15 March 2014 at the Millennium Stadium

British Summer time - clocks go forward one hour - 30 March 2014

Queen’s Baton Relay for the Commonwealth Games visits Wales 24 – 30 May 2014

Hay Festival - 22 May–1 June 2014

Urdd National Eisteddfod - 26 - 31 May 2014
 

Public Holidays

Good Friday 18 April and Easter Monday 21 April 2014 are bank holidays or public holidays

Early May bank holiday on 5 May 2014

Spring bank holiday 26 May 2014

School holidays

Schools have a two week holidays for Easter and a week at the end of May. For school holiday information see the Welsh Government website.

University holidays

Universities take a break at Easter but do not have a half term break like schools. Universities have a longer Easter break or recess, from around the third week in March until mid April.

National Assembly Recesses

Confirmed dates for Spring 2014

Easter Monday 7 April 2014 – Sunday 27 April 2014

Whitsun Monday 26 May 2014 – Sunday 1 June 2014