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any of several weekdays when banks are closed

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This is why councillors don't ask for police to patrol August Bank Holiday, as it's normally quiet, too much going on else here, ie Leeds Festival, Manchester Pride, Creamfields Festival etc.
Met Office forecaster Marco Petagna said today will be "potentially the warmest late August Bank Holiday on record, which dates back to 1965".
And you would have to go back to 2007 for an August bank holiday that was completely free of drizzle in Birmingham.
Met Office forecaster Marco Petagna said the mercury could reach 29C making it "potentially the warmest late August Bank Holiday on record which dates back to 1965.
Rob McIntosh, managing director of the London North Eastern and East Midlands route said: We are investing a record amount across the railway this August bank holiday.
Robin Tudor, Head of PR for Liverpool John Lennon Airport, commented: "It's been our best Summer for many years in terms of passenger numbers and the August Bank Holiday weekend was our busiest weekend of the year once again, with passengers from across the region taking advantage of the convenience of flying from Liverpool with even more great destinations now available.
Highways England chief executive, Jim O'Sullivan, said: "This August bank holiday, we're helping drivers with their journeys by clearing roadworks across the majority of our motorways and major A-roads in England.
The move is the second time this week that fuel prices have been cut, and means that unleaded will be 18p per litre cheaper than it was at last year's August bank holiday.
Also, as we don't get the August bank holiday in August, do we get it with the Christmas public holidays?
Travel Business Review-August 27, 2012--British Travellers Stay In UK for August Bank Holiday Weekend(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.
PLAN now for an August Bank Holiday getaway and save into the bargain with Pembrokeshire holiday houses.
Brits looking to travel over the August Bank Holiday are going in search of sea, sand and culture, according to UK online travel site Cheapflights.
VOLUNTEERS are needed over the August bank holiday to help out at one of Wirral's biggest events.
Why, then, is nearby Epsom's August Bank Holiday Monday card, which also lost Channel 4 and a major sponsor in Moet et Chandon, a success when the Sandown date was not?
Q I STARTED my annual holiday on the August Bank Holiday weekend but, when I got my pay packet, I found I hadn't been paid for the Bank Holiday.