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Press Release - Queen's Jubilee 2022 04.10.2021

Bank holiday switch proposed for Queen's Jubilee in 2022

A proposal to create a four-day weekend to celebrate the Queen's Jubilee in June next year has won the backing of Alderney's Policy & Finance Committee.

It agreed the 2022 May 30th bank holiday will be moved to Thursday June 2nd with an additional public holiday on Friday June 3rd.

Next year, The Queen becomes the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee - 70 years of service - and an extended bank holiday from Thursday June 2nd to Sunday June 5th will take place in the UK.

Proposals have been submitted to Her Majesty's Procureur in accordance with the Guernsey States of Deliberation Rules of Procedure.