M&S August Bank Holiday 2021 opening times: What time are stores open today?

MARKS and Spencer shoppers can still get their Percy Pig or Colin the Caterpillar fix this bank holiday weekend.

Here is everything you need to know about M&S opening hours for the August Bank Holiday.

The summer bank holiday is on Monday August 30.

Banks and schools are shut but can still grab your favourite food or clothing from M&S stores as most of its shops remain open over the bank holiday.

When is M&S open over the August Bank Holiday?

M&S store opening times vary depending on the location.

You can find your nearest store and check its opening hours using the locator on the M&S website.

Stores are generally open from 8am to 8pm during the week and on Saturdays but may open or close an hour earlier or later in some areas.

Sunday opening hours are usually from 10am or 11am until 4pm to 5pm.

The Bank Holiday opening times on August 30 are closer to weekday and Saturday hours, with some stores operating from 8am to 8pm.

However,some are closing earlier at 6pm or 7pm.

Check the opening hours of your nearest store on the M&S website before travelling.

Is M&S delivering over the August Bank Holiday weekend?

You can order M&S food online via Ocado and there are some slots still available on Saturday August 28 and Sunday August 29.

There are only afternoon and evening slots available on Monday August 30 and you will have to act fast as they can disappear quickly and are given on a first-come-first-served basis.

The amount you're charged for delivery on Ocado depends on the day and time of your slot, and how much you're spending but it can be free if you're spending over £75.

If your order is less than £75, there's a minimum charge of £2.99 and a maximum of £6.99 and you have to spend at least £40 to be able to checkout.

Shoppers can order clothing and homeware products straight from the M&S website to pickup in a local store while it is open over the bank holiday.

You can often order items through the M&S website to pickup after 12pm the next day depending on availability.

When are the Bank Holiday dates for 2021?

Here is the full list of upcoming 2021 Bank Holidays in England and Wales.

Dates in Scotland and Northern Ireland vary.

  • Monday, August 30 (Summer Bank Holiday)
  • Saturday, December 25 (Christmas Day)
  • Sunday, December 26 (Boxing Day)

Brits are getting an extra two bank holidays on December 27 and 28 as Christmas and Boxing Day fall on the weekend.

M&S will close its stores on Boxing Day to give staff a break.

M&S closed all of its shops on Boxing Day last year too to thank its workers for their "incredible effort" during the Covid crisis.

While Asda also closed its shops too last year so workers could spend Christmas with their families.

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