A Boxing Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 26th December the day after Christmas Day.
Scottish Bank Holidays
Statutory bank holidays
The early May Bank Holiday in Scotland falls on the first Monday of May.
Good Friday is part of Easter, a Christian holiday, marking the death of Jesus Christ on the cross.
A Summer Bank Holiday - one of the general Bank Holidays For Scotland - although not necessarily a public holiday for all, particularly here in Edinburgh.
A Christmas Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 25th December if it's a weekday.
If Christmas Day is on the weekend - Christmas Day 2021, for example, is a Saturday - then the bank holiday takes place on the following Monday.
Today is also a Council "Parking Holiday".
You can park free of charge in public parking bays and on single yellow lines on these dates, although parking holidays do not carry over to the next working day.
Christmas in Edinburgh
Spring Bank Holiday in Scotland, although in Edinburgh Victoria Day is marked more widely.
One of two Scottish Bank Holidays that are observed at the beginning of January.
The new year starts with an extra day off work (for most).
Those wanting to enjoy all the celebrations for next Friday's Olympic Games opening may need the planning of a marathon runner.