British Summer Time (BST)
When does British Summer Time start?
|BST starts||Go forward||27 March at 01:00 GMT|
|BST ends||Go back||30 October at 01:00 GMT|
Current time in London
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) / Western European Standard Time
British Summer Time Rule
British Summer Time operates from the last Sunday in March until the last Sunday in October . The UK moves its clocks forward from Greenwich Mean Time by one hour (GMT+1).
This is known as British Summer Time or BST for short, which has a fascinating history.
The UK is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Great Britain consists of England, Wales and Scotland.
Since 1996 all clocks in the European Union, of which the UK is a member state, have changed on same dates and at the same time, 1:00 am GMT.
When is British Summer Time in effect during 2016?
|Year||BST Begins||BST Ends|