Here are the Christmas and New Year payments…
There are different dates for Christmas and New Year…
Payment Due Dates:
24th December (Christmas Eve)
25th December (Christmas Day)
26th December (Boxing Day)
Payment to be made on 23rd December.
27th December & 30th December (Northern Ireland Only)
Payments to be made on 23rd December.
New Year Payments Due
1st January 2014 to be paid on 31st December 2013.
2nd January 2014 (Scotland Only) to be paid on
31st December 2013.
Here is the gov link