May Bank Holiday Deadlines

22nd April 2020

We’ve now been given the early and late May Bank Holiday copy deadlines, which were agreed by ITV, Sky Media, Channel 4 and WarnerMedia.

Remember, this year the early May Bank Holiday is Friday 8th May, instead of the usual Monday.

AirdateCopy Instructions By Copy Delivery By Copy Approved By
   
Tuesday 5th May1st May1st May1st May
Wednesday 6th May1st May1st May1st May
Thursday 7th May4th May4th May4th May
**Friday 8th May4th May4th May4th May
Saturday 9th May5th May5th May5th May
Sunday 10th May5th May5th May5th May
Monday 11th May5th May5th May5th May
    
Tuesday 19th May15th May15th May15th May
Wednesday 20th May15th May15th May15th May
Thursday 21st May18th May18th May18th May
Friday 22nd May19th May19th May19th May
Saturday 23rd May20th May20th May20th May
Sunday 24th May20th May20th May20th May
**Monday 25th May20th May20th May20th May
Tuesday 26th May20th May20th May20th May

** Bank Holiday – Clearcast closed

For VoD campaigns running between 8th – 11th May all copy, rotations, tracking tags, copy changes & approval need to be received by 30th April.

For VoD campaigns running between 22nd – 26th May all copy, rotations, tracking tags, copy changes & approval need to be received by 15th May.

Approval should be before or by the delivery date, please be aware that two clear working days are required for video approval, and we always advise you leave at least two weeks for full clearance.