Handsel Monanday

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Handsel Monanday
DateFirst Monday in January
2019 dateJanuary 7  (2019-01-07)
2020 dateJanuary 6  (2020-01-06)
2021 dateJanuary 4  (2021-01-04)
2022 dateJanuary 3  (2022-01-03)

Handsel Monanday is the first Monanday o the year, especially as uisst tae be celebrate in Scotland an northren Ingland.

"Handsel" means the wee tips an siller that it wis customary tae gie at the beginnin o the first wirkin week o a new year. In this wey it is a bittie kin tae Boxin Day.