Rejected petition Allow a Bank Holiday for the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

I work in an industry where bank holidays mean nothing and would like to be granted an additional one so that I can celebrate the Royal Wedding with my family as I did with Price William and Catherine Middleton. As a massive royalist this means a great deal to me.

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

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