THE Easter bank holiday is coming soon – and many people will use the time away from the office to treat themselves to some retail therapy.
But don’t let yourself down by arriving to your Boots store, only to realise the store is closed.
Here’s everything you need to know about the chemist and cosmetics chain opening times over the Easter holidays.
When is Boots open on Easter Monday 2018?
Store opening times during the bank holiday might differ between Boots stores.
You are able to find out the hours of your local Boots by typing in your postcode or shop location here.
As a general rule, the majority of stores will be closed on Easter Sunday on April 21. They will also be operating reduced hours on Monday April 22 – 09am to 4pm.
If your Boots is in a shopping centre, the centre might have its own special opening hours over Easter – so check with them.
When are the Easter holidays 2019?
This year Good Friday falls on April 19 and Easter Monday is on April 22 – while the school break is two weeks long.
The celebration for most adults has been a four-day weekend as Good Friday and Easter Monday are also bank holidays.
For those with kids, the school holidays this year starts on Monday, April 8, 2019 and ends on Monday, April 22, 2019.
To be 100 per cent sure of your child’s school term times use the Government’s postcode checker.
Normally, the county council sets the holiday dates – although schools sometimes change the weeks.
Academies and private schools are given more autonomy and often have different holiday dates and length to state comprehensives.
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What are the school holiday dates for 2019?
The dates below are just a rough guide, but check your local council website for the exact term times.
- Spring term: Monday, February 25, 2019 – Friday, April 5, 2019
- Easter holidays: Monday, April 8, 2019 – Monday, April 22, 2019
- Summer term: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 – Friday, May 24, 2019
- Summer half term: Monday, May 27, 2019 – Friday, May 31, 2019
- Summer term: Monday, June 3, 2019 – Wednesday, July 24, 2019
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