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#Clocks

# clocks - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Is your head being melted by this EU daylight savings debate? We're here to help

Why does Europe want to scrap seasonal clock changes? Will Ireland have to?

Change those clocks yet? You should've put them forward overnight

Oh, you did it already? Never mind.

# clocks - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Don't forget! The clocks are going forward this evening

We’ll have an hour less in bed going into Sunday morning.

# clocks - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Explainer: Here's what scrapping seasonal clock changes will mean

It’s a choice now between brighter evenings or brighter mornings.

# clocks - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

The clocks went back on Sunday - but plans to stop the biannual time change won't happen next year

EU Transport Ministers have said 2019 is too early.

# clocks - Sunday 28 October, 2018

The clocks went back last night (just in case you got up an hour early for something)

We hope you enjoyed that extra hour in bed.

# clocks - Saturday 27 October, 2018

The clocks go back tonight so don't get caught out

The evenings are about to get shorter.

# clocks - Friday 31 August, 2018

Goodbye winter time? The EU is to recommend that the clocks should not change anymore Time Lords This post contains a poll

Goodbye winter time? The EU is to recommend that the clocks should not change anymore

Member states will be able to make their own decision on the time change.

# clocks - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Calls for daylight saving time to be scrapped as clocks set to be turned back this weekend Tick Tock This post contains a poll

# clocks - Sunday 27 March, 2016

The clocks went forward last night - did you remember?

Summertime is here.

From The Daily Edge This is what everyone in Ireland is Googling this morning Clocks Going Forward

# clocks - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Did you forget to put the clock back? You big eejit

What are we going to do with you?

# clocks - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Everyone in Ireland definitely did this this morning Spring Forward

Everyone in Ireland definitely did this this morning

WHAT TIME IS IT?!

Did you remember? Clocks went forward overnight

It may be later than you think.

# clocks - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Poll: Should Ireland stay in summer, winter – or change time zone altogether? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland stay in summer, winter – or change time zone altogether?

Russia turned the clock back for the last time today.

# clocks - Monday 31 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish people are officially obsessed with the "grand stretch" Spring Forward

Irish people are officially obsessed with the "grand stretch"

We heard you the first time.

# clocks - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Did you remember the clocks went forward?

IT’S SIX THIRTY RIGHT NOW. GET UP.

# clocks - Saturday 29 March, 2014

While most clocks move forward one hour tonight, Crimea will jump TWO hours

Crimea will be moving to Moscow time by setting their clocks forward by two hours tonight.

# clocks - Sunday 27 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# clocks - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Poll: Should daylight saving time be abolished? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should daylight saving time be abolished?

What do you think about putting the clocks back – is it needed in modern times?

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know this morning as you start your weekend…

# clocks - Saturday 14 September, 2013

John Joe Brennan is back and he doesn't want to be a horologist anymore

It seems auctioneering is now his chosen career path.

# clocks - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Did you remember the clocks went forward?

Yes, you’ve lost an hour of sleep – but you’ll get brighter evenings from now on in.

# clocks - Saturday 30 March, 2013

From The42 Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports Confusion Never Stops This post contains videos

Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports

What do the Offaly hurling team and the Stanford marching band have in common? Quite a lot it seems.

# clocks - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad? Clocks This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad?

This one cost €6.5m to make. Worth it?

# clocks - Sunday 28 October, 2012

DID YOU REMEMBER? Summer Time ended at 2am this morning, when clocks went back an hour. Your phone probably corrected itself automatically.

# clocks - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Don’t forget – the clocks go back tonight

Get ready for a nice lie-in on Sunday morning…

# clocks - Sunday 11 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: ‘No referendum’ on EU deal; why some people want Ireland to change time zone; and how not to flee from the police…

Poll: Should Ireland change its time zone? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland change its time zone?

An Oireachtas committee has debated the idea of moving all our clocks forward one hour to match central European time. What do you think?

Could Ireland move to the same time zone as central Europe?

No, it’s not part of the EU deal – but the Department of Enterprise has said there would be ‘definite benefits’ to joining France and Germany an hour ahead…

# clocks - Sunday 30 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning including… government criticised for handling of referendum, the President-elect prepares to go home and do you know what time it is?

# clocks - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Don't forget - the clocks go back tonight

The clocks change in the early hours of Sunday 30 October – going back one hour at 2am.

# clocks - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Ireland won’t scrap Summer Time – unless we get EU support Clocks This post contains a poll

Ireland won’t scrap Summer Time – unless we get EU support

Alan Shatter tells the Dáil that Ireland would need the approval of all 27 EU members if it wanted to keep the clocks forward.

# clocks - Sunday 14 August, 2011

Super size me! The world's biggest spider and 8 other record-breakers Go Large This post contains images

Super size me! The world's biggest spider and 8 other record-breakers

Bigger is better… and here are some of the best.

# clocks - Sunday 27 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: the rising price of managing our banks, saturation coverage of the Moriarty findings, and the reason Dublin’s swans died.

Poll: Should we stay on Summer Time for good? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we stay on Summer Time for good?

Some people reckon keeping the extra hour of daylight would save electricity. Should we keep summer time forever?

GOOD MORNING. There’s no questioning that it’s Sunday, March 27, 2011 (that is, at least, if you’re in Ireland at the time of writing). But did your phone or alarm clock automatically put itself an hour forward at 1am? It might have – so you may want to check it against something else. At the time of writing, it’s now 8:13am in Ireland. Welcome to summer? Well, let’s hope so. Poll: Should we stay on Summer Time for good?

# clocks - Saturday 26 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.