Easter in U.KIn the UK Easter is one of the major Christianfestivals of the year. It is full of customs,folklore and traditional food. But, Easter inBritain has its beginnings long before the arrivalof Christianity.
Easter in Spain Spain celebrates Easter Week much more than mostEuropean countries. During the whole of Semana Santa,(Holy Week), street processions are organised in mostSpanish towns each evening, from Palm Sunday to EasterSunday.
Easter traditions in U.K. Easter eggsEaster eggs are special eggs that are often given tocelebrate Easter .The oldest tradition is to use painted chicken eggs,but a modern custom is to substitute chocolate eggs,or plastic eggs filled with sweets such as jelly beans.These eggs can be hidden for children to find onEaster morning.
Easter traditions in U.K Easter bunnyThe Easter Bunny or EasterRabbit is a character depictedas a rabbit. In legend, therabbit brings baskets filledwith colored eggs, candy andsometimes also toys to thehomes of children.