So what time do the clocks go back this weekend? Clocks go back Big Ben, the most famous UK clock, gets a clean (Image: Getty). The period when the clocks are 1 hour ahead is called British Summer Time (BST). There's more daylight in the evenings and less in the mornings (sometimes called Daylight Saving Time). When the clocks go back, the UK is on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). It's that joyous time of the year when pretty much everybody in the UK gets an extra hour in bed, as the clocks go back at 2am on Sunday
The clocks go back tonight as British Summer Time comes to an end at 2am. Brits will get an extra hour in bed on Sunday morning after the. It's that time of year again when the clocks go back for winter, gifting people will go forward by an hour on Sunday 31 March in the UK. You'll be pleased to hear you get an extra hour in bed on Sunday, October
He suggested that if people got up earlier, when it was lighter, then it would save on Now, the UK's clocks always go back by one hour on the last Sunday in. Summer is drawing to a close, darkness is setting in a bit earlier each night and the whole country is trying to remember just when to set their. The time is nearly upon us as it is that time of year once again, when clocks and watches must be fiddled with to get an hour extra in bed. Don't forget to change your clocks as we go back into Greenwich Mean While the UK has always had daylight saving time since it was first.