When do the clocks go forward in 2014? Tonight

Clocks go forward at 1am on Sunday, March 30 when British Summer Time begins

Clocks go forward at 1am on Sunday, March 30 when British Summer Time begins

Archant

Remember to put your clocks forward an hour tonight (Saturday) before you go to bed as British Summer Time begins on Sunday, March 30.

When the clocks change

* In spring, the clocks go forward, losing an hour – at 1am GMT the UK moves to 2am BST.

* In autumn, the clocks fall back, giving an extra hour – at 2am BST the UK moves to 1am GMT.

So when exactly do the clocks change tonight?

British Summer Time (BST) will start in the early hours of Sunday, March 30.

Clocks should be put forward 60 minutes at 1am as the UK moves out of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

This means losing an hour in bed on Mother’s Day.

As a result of the change, there will be more daylight in the evenings.

BST traditionally starts on the last Sunday in March and ends on the final Sunday in October.

Clocks will go back an hour on Sunday, October 26 when BST ends and the country reverts to GMT.

And when do the clocks go forward and back in 2015?

The daylight saving times for next year are Sunday, March 29 and Sunday, October 25.

Clocks will spring forward on March 29 and fall back on October 25.

Related articles

0 comments

More news stories

54 minutes ago
Competitors took on the Bear Grylls 5k and 10k survival races at Wimpole, with a separate race for children.

Some seriously tough competitors made their way to the Wimpole Estate at the weekend to take on the gruelling Bear Grylls Survival Race.

Yesterday, 17:01
Samantha Clark, Michelle Henderson and Aaron Kavanagh who are taking on a 127m abseil for Parkinson's UK.

A thrill-seeking trio from Royston are to take on a 127m abseil to raise money for Parkinson’s UK – and are asking others to sign up and support the cause.

Yesterday, 16:43
Amy Selby, one of the top performers at Melbourn Village College.

Students at Melbourn Village College are celebrating a strong set of results and improvement with 74 per cent of students achieving A*-C in English and maths.

Yesterday, 11:56
Sean Kerr and Matthew Bairstow from Bassingbourn Village College opening their GCSE results.

Students at Bassingbourn Village College, near Royston, are celebrating after a third of all grades awarded were A* or A.

”North

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up