Banks traditionally close their doors on bank holidays – and Platinum Jubilee is no exception.
Are banks open on Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday?
We contacted banks like Nationwide, Barclays and Lloyd’s to confirm their opening hours.
This is what the banks had to say.
Nationwide told us that all branches will be closed on June 2 and June 3.
They recommend their members to use Nationwide Branch Finder Tool To get the latest information on your nearest branch.
Barclays will not open any of its branches to celebrate Thursday, June 2 and Friday, June 3 queens 70 years on the throne.
Normal services will resume from Saturday, June 4.
Barclays’ telephone banking services will be open throughout the weekend in case you need any urgent assistance during this time, even with their branches closed.
Their number for their telephone service is 03457 345 345.
Lloyds, Halifax, Royal Bank of Scotland
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Halifax and Royal Bank of Scotland are part of the Lloyds Banking Group, so they updated us about the three banks.
They told us that on June 2 and June 3, all branches will remain closed and then reopen with normal timing on June 4.
HSBC said – their branches do not open Bank holidaySo you can expect all HSBC banks to remain closed on 2nd June and 3rd June.
However, their Contact Centers are open every day from 8 AM to 8 PM on Bank Holiday Weekends and customers can contact them through the telephone number given on the back of their card.
The mobile app and online banking services are available 24/7, and so is HSBC’s LiveChat function.
HSBC said customers should use it branch locator tool Visit their website to find out what time their nearest branch is open on Saturdays and Sundays of Bank Holiday Weekends.
Some branches may be closed.
All branches of Santander will remain closed on 2nd June and 3rd June.
They will then open during their normal hours on Saturday June 4th from 9.30am to 4pm.
They will be closed on Sunday 5th June.
However, their contact center will remain open.
The centers will remain open from 8 am to 5 pm on 2nd and 3rd June.
The centers will remain open from 8 am to 6 pm on June 4 and 5.
Santander also said that customers needing to report fraud and lost or stolen cards can contact the bank on 08009123123, as the number will be open 24/7 throughout the bank holiday weekend.
NatWest confirmed that they too will be closed for the bank holiday weekend.
None of their branches will open on 2nd June and 3rd June.