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Guernsey (Channel Islands) : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

Guernsey (Channel Islands) : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the current 2 months



Internet extension: .gg - GMT offset (BST): 0 (DST: yes 30/03/2014 - 26/10/2014)
Currency: United Kingdom Pound (GBP) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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New Year's Day**Wednesday January 1, 2020Secular holiday 
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Christmas holidays (end)**Tuesday January 7, 2020School holidays 
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mid-term holiday (beginning)Friday February 14, 2020School holidays 
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Valentine's Day*Friday February 14, 2020cards/flowers 
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mid-term holiday (end)Monday February 24, 2020School holidays 
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Daylight Saving Time*Sunday March 29, 2020Special Events 
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spring holiday (beginning)Friday April 3, 2020School holidays 
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Good Friday*Friday April 10, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Easter Monday*Monday April 13, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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spring holiday (end)Tuesday April 21, 2020School holidays 
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New Year's Day -
Wednesday January 1, 2020

Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


Christmas holidays (end) -
Tuesday January 7, 2020

School holidays : Www.gov.gg
calendar issued by the Ministry of Education
study programs are not aligned with the requirements of the Bologna Process
Schooling is mandatory till age 16
Number of instructional days: 190
Usually no school on Saturday
Uniform required
We carry all confirmed dates till Aug 2021
Contact edit@edit.fr to purchase the full calendar for Guernsey or one file containing confirmed calendars of 550 countries and regions.


Mid-term holiday (beginning) -
Friday February 14, 2020

School holidays :


Valentine's Day -
Friday February 14, 2020

cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February


Mid-term holiday (end) -
Monday February 24, 2020

School holidays :


Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Special Events : At 1:00 am local times


Spring holiday (beginning) -
Friday April 3, 2020

School holidays :


Good Friday -
Friday April 10, 2020

Catholic or protestant : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.


Easter Monday -
Monday April 13, 2020

Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.


Spring holiday (end) -
Tuesday April 21, 2020

School holidays :