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British Summer Time

Volume 86: debated on Thursday 14 November 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what consideration he is giving to changing the present arrangements for British summer time; and if he will make a statement.

A draft order in council has been laid before Parliament to continue the existing arrangements for the years 1986–1988 as proposed to the House on 29 November 1984. At the present time, the arguments for change appear to be firmly outweighed by those for retaining the status quo, but the matter will continue to be kept under review.