Monday, November 08, 2021

At Last! Saint Brigit's Got Her Own Official Holiday in Ireland


A time to celebrate, indeed. It has been decided to give Saint Brigit her own official (bank) holiday in Ireland. She joins Saint Patrick and Saint Stephen in being so honoured.

"Ireland's new Bank Holiday set to fall on St Brigid's Day" by Dave Hanratty

Briefly, the bank holiday will begin this coming February, and will be celebrated on the Monday closest to 1 February.

Image: Photo by Dmitry Shamis on Unsplash

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