May Bank Holiday: When are Sainsbury's, Tesco, Asda, Morrisons, Aldi, Waitrose, Iceland and Lidl open?
Most of the UK supermarket stores will operate under normal hours during the weekend preceding the 2 May bank holidayiStock

The month of May will see two bank holiday weekends. The first one falls on 2 May, Monday, meaning Britons will have an extended weekend holiday. For all those who want to visit a supermarket to stock up supplies, we give the opening timings of Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's and a few other retailers from 29 April to 2 May.

Tesco

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours.

Monday 2 May: Across England and Wales Tesco stores will operate between 9am and 6pm, while a few selected Tesco Express stores will operate under normal opening hours. In Scotland, all Tesco Extra stores will operate under normal opening hours, while Superstores will operate between 8am and 8pm and Metro stores will operate between 9am and 6pm, according to Mirror.

Check your local opening hours usingTesco's store locator

Sainsbury's

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All Sainsbury's main stores, local stores and petrol stations will operate under normal opening hours

Monday 2 May:Leaving some exceptions, all Sainsbury's stores will operate between 9am and 7pm

Check your local opening times at theSainsbury's store locator

Waitrose

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours.

Monday 2 May: Excluding a few, all Waitrose stores will operate between 7am and 10pm.

Check your local opening hours at the Waitrose store locator

Asda

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours.

Monday 2 May: Excluding a few, all stores of the Walmart subsidiary will operate between 7am and 8pm.

Check your local opening times on the Asda store locator

Morrisons

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours

Monday 2 May:All Morrisons stores will operate between 8am and 7pm

Check your local opening times on the Morrisons Store Finder

Lidl

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours.

Monday 2 May: Except for very few exceptions, most of the stores of the German discounter will operate between 7am and 8pm.

Check your local store opening times online

Aldi

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours.

Monday 2 May:All Aldi stores will operate between 8am to 10pm

Check out your local store opening hours here.

Iceland

29 April to 1 May (Friday–Sunday): All stores will operate under normal opening hours across England, Wales and Scotland.

Monday 2 May:Most Iceland stores will operate between 10am and 4pm