CLOCKS GO FORWARD – Things to know
Monday 20th March
Twice a year most of us in the UK take part in the ritual of altering our clocks, watches, phones and gadgets either forward or back by 1 hour. “Spring forward and Fallback” is the popular slogan to remember which way we will be changing.
When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, 26 March 2017, 01:00:00 clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, 26 March 2017, 02:00:00 local daylight time instead
Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on 26 Mar 2017 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.
Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.