Press Enquiries

Our press and public affairs officers answer media enquiries about the UK government and the work of the British Consulate General Houston.

Public holidays in 2017

On the following public holidays, our office will be closed for normal business. Emergency consular assistance for British nationals is available by telephone.

Date Holiday
2 January New Year’s Day Substitute
16 January Martin Luther King Day
20 February Presidents Day
14 April Good Friday
17 April Easter Monday
29 May Memorial Day
4 July Independence Day
4 September Labor Day
9 October Columbus Day
10 November Veterans Day Substitute
23 November Thanksgiving Day
25 November Christmas
Monday 26 December Boxing Day