Skip to main content

Christmas Retail Trading

Menu

You are here

Christmas Retail Trading

Permanent Christmas trading hours were introduced in 2014 to benefit local businesses and shoppers by providing long-term certainty. A copy of the gazettal of the change can be found here, with the actual opening hours this results in for the coming Christmas period below.

Sunday 8th December 2019 10am to 4 pm
Monday 9th December 2019 normal trading hours
Tuesday 10th December 2019 normal trading hours
Wednesday 11th December 2019  normal trading hours
Thursday 12th December 2019 normal trading hours
Friday 13th December 2019 8am to 9pm
Saturday 14th December 2019  normal trading hours
Sunday 15th December 2019 10am to 4pm
Monday 16th December 2019  8am to 9pm
Tuesday 17th December 2019  8am to 9pm
Wednesday 18th December 2019 8am to 9pm
Thursday 19th December 2019  normal trading hours
Friday 20th December 2019  8am to 9pm
Saturday 21st December 2019  normal trading hours
Sunday 22nd December 2019  10am to 4pm 
Monday 23rd December 2019  8am to 9pm
Tuesday 24th December 2019  normal trading hours
Wednesday 25th December 2019  Closed (Christmas Day)
Thursday 26th December 2019  Closed (Boxing Day)
Friday 27th December 2019  normal trading hours
Saturday 28th December 2019  normal trading hours
Sunday 29th December 2019  normal trading hours (Closed)
Monday 30th December 2019 normal trading hours
Tuesday 31th December 2019  normal trading hours
Wednesday 1st January 2020  Closed (New Year’s Day)
Thursday 2nd January 2020

normal trading hours

It is important to note that these are the hours that retailers can be open however retailers are not required to open. Additionally, those businesses that hold a ‘Small Retail Shop Certificate’ can trade 24 hours a day, every day of the year.