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Boxing Day Boxing Day is a holiday in the United Kingdom and many other countries that falls on December 26 each year.
Boxing Day was observed Monday, December 26, 2016 last year.

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Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated the day after Christmas Day. It originated in the United Kingdom, and is celebrated in a number of countries that previously ...

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Boxing Day takes place on December 26th and is only celebrated in a few countries; mainly ones historically connected to the UK (such as Canada, Australia, ...

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Dec 26, 2016 ... If the day after Christmas falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is designated as the official public holiday. This year, Boxing Day ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/dec/26/why-is-it-called-boxing-day

Dec 26, 2016 ... 'The first thing to say about Boxing Day is that its origins have nothing to do with boxing, hunting or shopping.' Photograph: Luke Macgregor/ ...

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Despite its name, Boxing Day, which is celebrated on December 26 in Great Britain, has nothing to do with pugilistic competition. Nor is it a day for people to ...

www.thespruce.com/what-is-boxing-day-435060

Apr 4, 2017 ... Ever wondered what Boxing Day is and where it gets its name. Here are the reasons and traditions surrounding the oddly-named holiday.

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Does the name of Boxing Day come from the need to rid the house of empty boxes on the day after Christmas?

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Everything you ever needed to know about Boxing Day, Its traditions, history and why it's celebrated on the 26th December.

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Dec 20, 2016 ... December 26 is not only a day for Santa Claus to catch his breath but a public holiday known as Boxing Day in the United Kingdom and other ...