Can They Refuse To Give Me My Holiday Time?

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about holiday pay: I have 100 hours to take and would like to know what my rights are regarding this.

I have worked at my company ( a large retail store) since it opened in June 2009. I have been told to book my holidays by the end of January. However, I have covered everybody in my department who has been off on holidays or sick, by doing lots of different shifts and overtime. Now I am told they cannot allocate me my holidays and will therefore lose them! I have 100 hours to take and would like to know what my rights are regarding this. Is there anything I can do?

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