Should British Summer Time be scrapped?
On the centenary of daylight saving time, join us at the IEA to debate the motion: ‘British Summer Time should be scrapped’.
Speaking for the motion we are pleased to welcome back the Mail on Sunday’s Peter Hitchens who describes BST as “fanatical and dictatorial” and says the system amounts to “lying about the time”. Opposing the motion will be the IEA’s head of lifestyle economics, Christopher Snowdon, who describes BST as “glorious” and wants it to be rolled out across the year.
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