Dam ive just lost an Hour ??
UK Clocks going forward in about 5mins.
British Summer Time arrives with rain lol
Just some info for the search engine LOL
Most of Europe will embark on daylight saving time, also known as “Summer Time”, on March 30, 2008. Most European countries will push time forward by one hour for daylight saving time in their fixed time zones on this date. For Western Europe, including United Kingdom, clocks are moved from 1am to 2am. In Central Europe, including Germany, France, Spain and Italy, clocks are moved from 2am to 3am. Eastern Europe's clocks move from 3am to 4am. Daylight saving time applies to all European Union (EU) countries, including Denmark’s self-governing province of Greenland, as well as parts of Russia, including Moscow and St Petersburg.
Iceland, however, does not observe daylight saving time. Iceland’s time is easy to calculate because it is identical to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), therefore there is no offset. Daylight saving time is also referred to as “Summer Time” in some European countries.
Russia and Belarus observe daylight saving time and make the change forward and back on the same dates as the European Union, respectively, on the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October. However, the changeover on both dates occurs in Russia not at 1am UTC as in the rest of Europe, but at 2am local time in each time zone. Russia's clocks are two hours ahead of local mean solar time (or the time according to the sun) in the summer and one hour ahead of standard time in the winter. In 2007, local politicians in the Kemerovo Region called for the government to abolish the daylight time saving regime in Russia, due to health reasons. However, the nation still maintains its daylight saving schedule.
According to the French Tourist Office, French time moves from UTC+1 to UTC+2 during the summer period, following the EU’s daylight saving schedule. However, parts of France and Spain skew time zones and shift clocks, in effect observing daylight saving time in winter with an extra hour in summer.
In Norway, daylight saving time has been introduced, discontinued and reintroduced quite a few times during the 20th century. When daylight saving was reintroduced in Norway during the late 1950s and early 1960s, controversy erupted. In 1965, the Norwegian parliament discontinued the daylight saving arrangement. However, it was re-introduced in 1980 and Norway follows the EU’s daylight saving schedule.
On another note, prior to daylight saving time being re-introduced in Sweden on April 6, 1980, a major Swedish newspaper, Dagens Nyheter, published an April Fool's joke on April 1 that year. According to the joke, daylight saving time was already introduced almost in secret with nearly no public information, causing chaos with timing and transportation. In reality, this did not happen.