When Does Daylight Saving Time 2016 End?

Daylight Saving Time clock

Fun fact, Daylight Saving Time always ends the first Sunday of November and starts up the second Sunday in March.

Smartphones should automatically update the time, but watches or older phones might need manually resetting to ensure you are not an hour out of the loop on Sunday.

This year is the 100th anniversary of British Summer Time (BST), introduced in 1916 when the clocks were advanced for summer and turned back for winter.

The U.S. also has some holdouts - Arizona, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, U.S. Virgin Islands and American Samoa do not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Some say changing the clocks is also economically and socially disruptive.

RoSPA chief executive Tom Mullarkey said moving United Kingdom clocks to the European model would "save a significant number of lives" by leading to more evening light year-round. As he rode his horse through Petts Wood early on summer mornings he was appalled to see that people's curtains and blinds remained closed as they...

Whatever the objections, since it has not yet been decided otherwise, clocks will go back, as usual, from 3am to 2am in the night from October 29 to 30 this year.

But Ms Clune has joined a growing number of MEPs in the European Parliament, who think it is time the change was scrapped. If they are used to going out at 7 a.m.in the morning, their "inner clock" is still set for that time no matter how dark it is outside.

Many people might not even have to worry about turning back clocks for daylight savings time. "It's basically the same thing people argued during World War I, when Daylight Saving Time was first introduced, to help the USA and other nations use less fuel", the report noted.

Willett was a keen golfer and he got cross when his games would be cut short because the Sun went down and there wasn't enough light to carry on playing.

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