Article on how to set the timezone in the htaccess file for PHP
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Info on how to use strtotime with UK date formats
Warning: strtotime() [function.strtotime]: It is not safe to rely on the system’s timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function
Getting this in a PHP site I am writing, to fix add this to a common include on your PHP page: date_default_timezone_set('UTC');
Was adding a date from a service to MySql using PHP and needed something to convert the PHP string into something MySql could use for a DateTime field. This worked a treat: $reviewDateSql = date('Y-m-d H:i:s',strtotime("$reviewDate"));