Rejected petition Make the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle a National Bank Holiday

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding will be a symbol of unity and cause for celebration. Currently the UK public are facing division and uncertainty with Brexit looming in 2019. We need something to bring everyone together, and a bank holiday to mark this occasion is the perfect opportunity.

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Prince William and Kate Middleton’s royal wedding date (April 29th 2011) was a bank holiday throughout the United Kingdom.

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

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