Isle of Man Officializes Royal Wedding Public Holiday
Source:Isle of Man Public Services (Tynwald)
Posted: Monday, January 10, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: November 27, 2017
The Isle of Man Treasury has confirmed approval by Tynwald of a statutory Order fixing Friday, 29 April, the day of the royal wedding, as a Bank Holiday in 2011.
Late last year (2010-11-26), the Chief Minister of the Isle of Man, Tony Brown, had announced that Friday, April 29, 2011, would be a one-off public holiday to celebrate the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
Currently, the UK (2010-11-23), Scotland (2010-11-24), the Cayman Islands (2010-12-21), and Gibraltar (2011-01-06), have also already announced that Friday, April 29, 2011, would be a one-off public holiday.
In addition, Jersey (2010-11-22), Guernsey and Alderney (2010-12-02), the Falkland Islands (2010-12-04), and the Turks and Caicos (2010-12-21), are currently considering declaring Friday, April 29, 2011, as a one-off public holiday.
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