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UK's Archbishop of York Favors St George's Day Public Holiday

Source: BBC
Posted: Sunday, April 5, 2009
Updated: Saturday, October 22, 2011


The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has come out in favor of making St George's Day (April 23) a public holiday to promote unity in England.

The is the latest of a long list of calls for the UK to add to its short list of public holidays (see, for example: 2009-01-15, 2008-08-17, 2008-07-12, 2008-01-11, 2007-12-26, and 2007-06-27).



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