**Easter might be a time for thinking of others and paying our respects to Jesus, but it is also a time to feast
And that means eating loads of chocolate eggs, rabbits and spring chickensnot to mention a nice family roast with lots of wine

But how late is too late for that last-minute Easter dash to the shops between March 25th and March 28?
We spoke to all the main supermarkets to find out exactly when they will be open on Good Friday, Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday

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## Sainsburys
Normal opening hours up to and including Thursday March 24

Supermarkets will open as usual on Good Friday but closing times will vary from store to store, more information on individual store times

Easter Saturday will have normal opening hours but stores will be closed in England and Wales on Easter Sunday

Stores in Scotland will remain open on Easter Sunday

On Easter Monday most stores will be open between 9am and 7pm

## Tesco
Tesco opening hours will vary but generally most will be closed on Easter Sunday and restricted opening hours will be in place on Good Friday and Easter Monday

Saturday should be open as usual in most supermarkets

Check your local store opening times
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## Waitrose
Most stores are closed on Easter Sunday and opening hours vary from branch to branch

On Good Friday and Saturday most stores will open between 7/8am and close between 8/9pm. Stores will mainly be closed on Easter Monday but some will open for restricted trading hours

Check your local branch
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## Aldi
Store opening times are normal on Saturday from 8am to 10pm but closed on Easter Sunday

Easter Monday and Good Friday stores will open at 8am and close at 10pm. Normal opening hours on Tuesday

For more information on your local store see their
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## Lidl
Different opening times depending on the stores but most Lidl stores will be open on Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday

For more information on individual store times see their
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## Borough Market
The marketplace is always closed on Sundays but over Easter it will be closed Easter Monday as well

**opening hours** on Good Friday from 10am until 6pm and on Saturday from 8am until 5pm

## John Lewis
Different opening hours for each store but as a rough guide, shops will operate bank holiday trading hours on Good Friday, Saturday, easter Sunday anad Easter Monday

These are approximately from 10am until 8pm, but also dependent on shopping centre opening times in some cases

Check your local store times
## Halfords
Stores across the country will be open from 10am until 5pm over the Easter break on all four days, Good Friday, Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday

More information about your local store
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