DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME
UK and Europe Clock Change Rules
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The offset for Western European Time (WET) Zone is GMT/UTC+1 during the Daylight Saving Time (DST) period, when it becomes Western European Summer Time (WEST). In the UK this is known as British Summer Time (BST), while in Ireland is its Irish Summer Time (IST).
Western European Standard Time = GMT (or GMT+0)
Western European Summer Time = GMT+1
Summer (Daylight-Saving) Time is observed in WET: Western European Time, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour; 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1).
After the Summer months the time in WET: Western European Time is shifted back by 1 hour (GMT+0)