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What is the point of Easter Monday?


Why is it a holiday?

 

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    MickS 4 years ago

    Some authorities suggest that, Hocktide, is celebrated on the 2nd Monday and Tuesday after Easter, I suppose that Easter Monday was made a bank holiday to rationalise it. Jewels', Octave of Easter, not heard of that, must look it up.