31 December 2019 15:24
Easter is here, with many people preparing to host friends and family over the weekend, last minute dashes to the supermarkets may be necessary. Whether you're planning on cooking a Sunday roast or picking up a basket of chocolate eggs, here are all the supermarket opening times you need to know. When is Tesco open? Tesco's opening hours may vary for Easter Monday based on locations. As a whole, stores in England and Wales are expected to open between 9am and 6pm except Tesco Express stores, which will operate normal hours.
On Easter Sunday, In Scotland all stores will be open as usual. All superstores and Metro stores will be shut in England, Wales and Northern Ireland however and only Express outlets will be open. When is Morrisons open over Easter? On Easter Monday, Morrisons stores opening times will vary across region. The best way to locate your local store's time is to use their store finder.
When is Sainsbury's open? Most Sainsbury's Local stores will be open over Easter. On bank holiday Monday, some stores are opening for shorter days while others will resume normal opening times. Some stores in Scotland may be open on Easter Sunday double check with the store finder on their website. Sainsbury's stores in England, Wales and Northern Ireland will be shut on Easter Sunday. When is Asda open? On Easter Monday stores will be open but they might operate on reduced hours. On Easter Sunday, some Asda stores will be closed. Like Tesco, opening times can vary from store to store, so using the store finder on their website is recommended. When is Waitrose open over Easter? The majority of Waitrose shops will be open from 8am to 7pm with some Little Waitrose stores opening at 7am and 9pm on Easter Monday. When is Lidl open over Easter? On bank holiday Monday stores will operate slightly reduced hours of 8am to 8pm. Lidl reiterate the need to check individual stories using the store finder on their website, as regional store times may vary. When is Aldi open over Easter? For Easter Monday and Good Friday, many Aldi stores are open from 8am until 8pm. Normal hours are set for Saturday from 9am to 10pm. All Aldi stores will be shut on Easter Sunday however For all the latest Scottish news, sport and features click here, or head to our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email If you're planning on stocking up for a barbecue this weekend, you'll need to be aware of when the main supermarkets are closing. The likes of Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons will all have slightly adjusted opening hours, and with many closing completely on Sunday. The county will even be hotter than traditional holiday destinations, including Majorca and parts of Egypt. The unusually warm April will make this Easter weekend the perfect setting for barbecues and beer gardens. But the hayfever sufferers among us may want to be aware of a pollen bomb, which will leave many sneezing a full three weeks earlier than usual. So with that mind, you'll want to be aware of the supermarket opening times. Sainsbury's Good Friday will differ store from store All stores are open on Easter Saturday All Supermarkets in England, Wales & Northern Ireland will be closed for Easter Sunday but most of our Convenience stores and Petrol Filling Stations will be open Asda Good Friday: 7am- 10pm (Most stores will open with normal operating hours 7am- 10pm but this may differ from store to store) Easter Saturday: 7am - 10pm Easter Sunday: Closed Easter Monday 8am-8pm (Most stores will open with normal operating hours 7am- 10pm but this may differ from store to store) Aldi (Image: Getty Images) Good Friday 19 April: 8am-8pm Saturday 20 April: 8am-10pm Easter Monday 22 April: 8am-8pm Morrisons Friday 19 April (Good Friday) - Normal trading hours Saturday 20th April - Normal trading hours Sunday 21st April - Closed Monday 22nd April (bank holiday) – Trading hours 8am - 7pm Lidl (Image: DAH Sports Images) April 19 (Good Friday) - All stores open as usual April 20 - All stores open as usual April 21 (Easter Sunday) - All stores closed April 22 (Bank holiday Monday) - 8am-10pm Check the opening times of your Kent store here. Tesco Good Friday, 19 April: All stores open usual hours Saturday 20 April: All stores open usual hours Easter Sunday, 21 April: Extras, Superstores and Metro stores closed. Easter Monday, 22 April: Extras, Superstores and Metro stores open 9am - 6pm Iceland Good Friday, 19 April: Open as Usual Saturday 20 April, Open as Usual Easter Sunday, 21 April: Closed Easter Monday, 22 April: Check local store for hours here as they may vary Check the opening times of your local store here.