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Time Change 2009 in the United Kingdom

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Oct 27, 2019, 2:00 am

Country: United Kingdom

Long Name: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Abbreviations: UK, GBR

Capital: London

Time Zones: 1 (Main Country)

Total Time Zones: 10 (with dependencies)

Dial Code: +44

Mar 29

Forward 1 hour

Mar 29, 2009 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 29, 2009, 1:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 29, 2009, 2:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 29, 2009 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
Europe Starts Daylight Saving Time on March 29, 2009
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Oct 25

Back 1 hour

Oct 25, 2009 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 25, 2009, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 25, 2009, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 25, 2009 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Europe’s Daylight Saving Ends on October 25, 2009
New Daylight Saving Proposals for Germany and UK
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

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Daylight Saving Time Info

When Does DST Start and End in the UK?

Daylight Saving Time (DST), or summer time, as it is known as in the UK, starts on the last Sunday in March and ends on the last Sunday in October.

Daylight Saving Time in Dependencies of United Kingdom

DependencyTypeDaylight Saving Time Period
AnguillaOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
BermudaOverseas territoryMar 8 - Nov 1 (Different dates than United Kingdom)
British Indian Ocean TerritoryOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
British Virgin IslandsOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
Cayman IslandsOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
Falkland IslandsOverseas territorySep 6 - Apr 19 (Different dates than United Kingdom)
GibraltarOverseas territoryMar 29 - Oct 25 (Same dates as United Kingdom)
GuernseyCrown dependencyMar 29 - Oct 25 (Same dates as United Kingdom)
Isle of ManCrown dependencyMar 29 - Oct 25 (Same dates as United Kingdom)
JerseyCrown dependencyMar 29 - Oct 25 (Same dates as United Kingdom)
MontserratOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
Pitcairn IslandsOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
Saint HelenaOverseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
South Georgia/Sandwich Is.Overseas territoryNo Daylight Saving Time
Turks and Caicos IslandsOverseas territoryMar 8 - Nov 1 (Different dates than United Kingdom)

Daylight Saving Time History in United Kingdom