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#Clocks

# clocks - Last year 2021

Poll: Should daylight saving time be scrapped?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should daylight saving time be scrapped?

Oct 31st 2021, 11:27 AM 70,729 Views 100 Comments

Tick tock tick tock.

The clocks went back one hour last night (so, you get an extra hour in bed)
# Seasonal Time Change
# Seasonal Time Change

The clocks went back one hour last night (so, you get an extra hour in bed)

Oct 31st 2021, 7:00 AM 19,581 Views 36 Comments

What time is it?

Quiz: How much do you know about clocks?
# TIME
# TIME

Quiz: How much do you know about clocks?

Oct 30th 2021, 10:00 PM 52,431 Views 18 Comments

Fall back, spring forward.

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?

Mar 28th 2021, 6:30 AM 25,929 Views 39 Comments

The times, they are a-changin’…

Remember the plan to stop twice-yearly clock changes across the EU? Well, it's stalled - here's why
# Stop The Clocks
# Stop The Clocks

Remember the plan to stop twice-yearly clock changes across the EU? Well, it's stalled - here's why

Mar 27th 2021, 10:30 AM 80,729 Views 78 Comments

The summer and winter changes were set to be scrapped from 2021, but there’s disagreement among EU countries.

# clocks - All time

Quiz: How much do you know about time?
# Clocked It
# Clocked It

Quiz: How much do you know about time?

Mar 28th 2020, 10:00 PM 66,727 Views 26 Comments

The time is now.

The clocks went back last night (so you might get to have that extra hour in bed now)
# Clocks
# Clocks

The clocks went back last night (so you might get to have that extra hour in bed now)

Oct 27th 2019, 8:15 AM 32,517 Views 14 Comments

It’s an hour earlier than it was now, right?

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

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

Mar 31st 2019, 10:00 PM 33,815 Views 61 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 31st 2019, 8:00 AM 11,888 Views 21 Comments

Oh, you did it already? Never mind.

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

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

Mar 30th 2019, 6:00 PM 23,138 Views 34 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 9th 2019, 8:30 PM 61,734 Views 85 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 30th 2018, 6:15 AM 27,563 Views 30 Comments

EU Transport Ministers have said 2019 is too early.

The clocks went back last night (just in case you got up an hour early for something)
# While You Were Sleeping
# While You Were Sleeping

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

Oct 28th 2018, 7:31 AM 12,874 Views 41 Comments

We hope you enjoyed that extra hour in bed.

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

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

Oct 27th 2018, 6:30 PM 62,957 Views 27 Comments

The evenings are about to get shorter.

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

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

Aug 31st 2018, 8:38 PM 78,579 Views 116 Comments

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

Calls for daylight saving time to be scrapped as clocks set to be turned back this weekend
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

Calls for daylight saving time to be scrapped as clocks set to be turned back this weekend

Oct 25th 2016, 10:08 PM 45,843 Views 108 Comments

What do you think?

The clocks went forward last night - did you remember?
# At Last
# At Last

The clocks went forward last night - did you remember?

Mar 27th 2016, 9:15 AM 12,373 Views 26 Comments

Summertime is here.

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

This is what everyone in Ireland is Googling this morning

Mar 27th 2016, 9:11 AM 9,157 Views 6 Comments

WHAT TIME IS IT?

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

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

Oct 25th 2015, 8:15 AM 14,395 Views 27 Comments

What are we going to do with you?

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

Everyone in Ireland definitely did this this morning

Mar 29th 2015, 10:00 AM 8,349 Views 2 Comments

WHAT TIME IS IT?!

Did you remember? Clocks went forward overnight
# Summertime
# Summertime

Did you remember? Clocks went forward overnight

Mar 29th 2015, 8:30 AM 12,179 Views 36 Comments

It may be later than you think.

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

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

Oct 26th 2014, 11:49 AM 40,001 Views 75 Comments

Russia turned the clock back for the last time today.

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

Irish people are officially obsessed with the "grand stretch"

Mar 31st 2014, 8:29 AM 5,770 Views 4 Comments

We heard you the first time.

Did you remember the clocks went forward?
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

Did you remember the clocks went forward?

Mar 30th 2014, 6:30 AM 10,863 Views 35 Comments

IT’S SIX THIRTY RIGHT NOW. GET UP.

ATTENTION: The clocks go forward tonight. Yes, that's one hour less sleep
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

ATTENTION: The clocks go forward tonight. Yes, that's one hour less sleep

Mar 29th 2014, 10:00 PM 20,154 Views 78 Comments

Be prepared.

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

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

Mar 29th 2014, 6:49 PM 15,589 Views 10 Comments

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

Poll: Should daylight saving time be abolished?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should daylight saving time be abolished?

Oct 26th 2013, 9:44 AM 16,126 Views 76 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 14th 2013, 2:32 PM 38,147 Views 44 Comments

It seems auctioneering is now his chosen career path.

Did you remember the clocks went forward?
# Check Your Watch
# Check Your Watch

Did you remember the clocks went forward?

Mar 31st 2013, 7:45 AM 7,211 Views 34 Comments

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

Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports
# Confusion Never Stops
From The42
# Confusion Never Stops

Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports

Mar 30th 2013, 9:30 PM 2,937 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 23rd 2013, 7:15 PM 15,417 Views 48 Comments

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

Remember: the clocks went back at 2am this morning
# Winter Time
# Winter Time

Remember: the clocks went back at 2am this morning

Oct 28th 2012, 7:16 AM 5,360 Views 22 Comments

Don’t forget – the clocks go back tonight
# Rewind
# Rewind

Don’t forget – the clocks go back tonight

Oct 27th 2012, 8:30 PM 17,768 Views 78 Comments

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

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Dec 11th 2011, 7:50 PM 5,360 Views 4 Comments

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
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland change its time zone?

Dec 11th 2011, 1:34 PM 9,775 Views 88 Comments

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?
# One Hour Ahead
# One Hour Ahead

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

Dec 11th 2011, 1:16 PM 6,378 Views 51 Comments

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…

Don't forget - the clocks go back tonight
# Winter Time
# Winter Time

Don't forget - the clocks go back tonight

Oct 29th 2011, 9:15 PM 2,784 Views 48 Comments

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

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