2022, Rupert Moss-Eccardt <n...@moss-eccardt.com
>On 5 Jan 2022 06:37, Roland Perry wrote:
>> In message <j3k1qd...@mid.individual.net
>, at 22:59:24 on Tue, 4 Jan
>> 2022, Rupert Moss-Eccardt <n...@moss-eccardt.com
>>>On 3 Jan 2022 21:58, Vir Campestris wrote:
>>>> We went into town on Saturday.
>>>> Almost nothing open :(
>>>> In the end all we bought was lunch and one book.
>>>Perhaps you should have gone out on New Years Day (observed), not the
>>>1st of January
>> But Saturday the 1st was to all intents and purposes a normal working
>> day, so why were the shops [which would unlike offices normally be open
>> on a Saturday] reportedly shut?
>By inspection it clearly wasn't a normal working day.
>Mind you we could see shops closing early on the Friday, too.
day, but it was. The Bank Holiday was moved to Monday.