Rejected petition Allow for a bank holiday on the day of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding.

In such times of hardship where the public is overworked and underpaid, the least the government could do is allow the British a day off to drink gin and celebrate with the newlyweds.

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https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/206302

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