May Half Term / Summer break by council

On this page you can find the dates for the May Half Term / Summer Break 2020 and 2021 (when available) in the various councils in England. If you are looking for a complete overview of the English school holiday dates 2020, please take a look at the following page: School holidays England. Or see the following page for all the UK holiday dates 2020.

Please note: these are guidelines, exceptions possible. Always check with your child’s school.

All schools are closed for one week during the May half term holiday. Also, all schools are closed during the same week.

Councils

Below is an overview with all the councils and the dates of the respective summer break.

Enter (part of) your council below to find it quickly.

Summer Half by council - All dates are subject to changes and errors
CouncilRegionStart dateEnd dateWeek
Barking and DagenhamLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BarnetLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BarnsleyYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Bath and North East SomersetSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BedfordEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BexleyLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BirminghamWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Blackburn with DarwenNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BoltonNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BournemouthSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Bracknell ForestSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BrentLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Brighton and HoveSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BristolSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BromleyLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
BuckinghamshireSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CalderdaleYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CambridgeshireEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Central BedfordshireEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Cheshire EastNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Cheshire West and ChesterNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CornwallSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CoventryWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CroydonLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
CumbriaNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DarlingtonNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DerbyEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DerbyshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DevonSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DoncasterYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DorsetSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DudleyWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
DurhamNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
EalingLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
East Riding of YorkshireYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
East SussexSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
EnfieldLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
EssexEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
GloucestershireSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
GreenwichLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HaltonNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HampshireSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HaringeyLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HarrowLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HartlepoolNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HaveringLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HerefordshireWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HertfordshireEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HillingdonLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
HullYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
IslingtonLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Kensington and ChelseaLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
KentSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Kingston upon ThamesLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
KnowsleyNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LambethLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LancashireNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LeedsYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LeicesterEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LeicestershireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LewishamLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LincolnshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
LiverpoolNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
MedwaySouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
MertonLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
MiddlesbroughNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Milton KeynesSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Newcastle upon TyneNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
NorfolkEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
North East LincolnshireYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
North LincolnshireYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
North SomersetSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
North TynesideNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
North YorkshireYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
NorthamptonshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
NorthumberlandNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
NottinghamEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
NottinghamshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
OldhamNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
OxfordshireSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
PeterboroughEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
PlymouthSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
PooleSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
PortsmouthSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
ReadingSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Redcar and ClevelandNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Richmond upon ThamesLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
RotherhamYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
RutlandEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SandwellWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SeftonNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SheffieldYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
ShropshireWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SolihullWest Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SomersetSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
South GloucestershireSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SouthamptonSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Southend-on-SeaEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
StaffordshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Stockton-on-TeesNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Stoke-on-TrentEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SuffolkEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SunderlandNorth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SurreySouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SuttonLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
SwindonSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
TamesideNorth West24-05-2021(Week: 21)04-06-2021(Week: 22)21 - 22
TamesideNorth West24-05-2021(Week: 21)31-05-2021(Week: 22)21 - 22
Telford and WrekinEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
ThurrockEast31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
TorbaySouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
TraffordNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WakefieldYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WalsallEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Waltham ForestLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WandsworthLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WarwickshireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
West BerkshireSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
West SussexSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WestminsterLondon31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WiganNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WiltshireSouth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
Windsor and MaidenheadSouth East31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WirralNorth West31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WolverhamptonEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
WorcestershireEast Midlands31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22
YorkYorkshire and the Humber31-05-2021(Week: 22)04-06-2021(Week: 22)22

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