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#Clocks

# clocks - Sunday 28 March, 2021

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 25,798 Views 40 Comments

The times, they are a-changin’…

# clocks - Saturday 27 March, 2021

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 57,418 Views 76 Comments

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

# clocks - Saturday 28 March, 2020

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 66,688 Views 26 Comments

The time is now.

# clocks - Sunday 27 October, 2019

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 32,498 Views 14 Comments

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

# clocks - Sunday 31 March, 2019

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 33,711 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 11,866 Views 21 Comments

Oh, you did it already? Never mind.

# clocks - Saturday 30 March, 2019

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 23,123 Views 34 Comments

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
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

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

Mar 9th 2019, 8:30 PM 61,707 Views 85 Comments

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
# 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 27,550 Views 30 Comments

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)
# 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 12,864 Views 41 Comments

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
# Time Change
# Time Change

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

Oct 27th 2018, 6:30 PM 62,945 Views 27 Comments

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
# Time Lords

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

Aug 31st 2018, 8:38 PM 78,508 Views 116 Comments

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
# 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 45,744 Views 108 Comments

What do you think?

# clocks - Sunday 27 March, 2016

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 12,299 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 9,146 Views 6 Comments

WHAT TIME IS IT?

# clocks - Sunday 25 October, 2015

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 14,371 Views 27 Comments

What are we going to do with you?

# clocks - Sunday 29 March, 2015

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 8,256 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 12,164 Views 36 Comments

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
# Your Say

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

Oct 26th 2014, 11:49 AM 36,659 Views 75 Comments

Russia turned the clock back for the last time today.

# clocks - Monday 31 March, 2014

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 5,655 Views 4 Comments

We heard you the first time.

# clocks - Sunday 30 March, 2014

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

Did you remember the clocks went forward?

Mar 30th 2014, 6:30 AM 10,850 Views 35 Comments

IT’S SIX THIRTY RIGHT NOW. GET UP.

# clocks - Saturday 29 March, 2014

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 20,142 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 15,555 Views 10 Comments

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

# clocks - Sunday 27 October, 2013

# clocks - Saturday 26 October, 2013

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

Poll: Should daylight saving time be abolished?

Oct 26th 2013, 9:44 AM 16,113 Views 76 Comments

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

# clocks - Saturday 14 September, 2013

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 38,049 Views 44 Comments

It seems auctioneering is now his chosen career path.

# clocks - Sunday 31 March, 2013

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 7,192 Views 34 Comments

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

# clocks - Saturday 30 March, 2013

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 2,875 Views 0 Comments

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
# Clocks

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

Jan 23rd 2013, 7:15 PM 15,381 Views 48 Comments

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

# clocks - Sunday 28 October, 2012

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 5,348 Views 22 Comments

# clocks - Saturday 27 October, 2012

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

Don’t forget – the clocks go back tonight

Oct 27th 2012, 8:30 PM 17,745 Views 78 Comments

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

# clocks - Sunday 11 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Dec 11th 2011, 7:50 PM 5,349 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 9,762 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 6,306 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…

# clocks - Sunday 30 October, 2011

# clocks - Saturday 29 October, 2011

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 2,770 Views 47 Comments

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
# Clocks

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

Oct 26th 2011, 4:49 PM 3,277 Views 48 Comments

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
# Go Large

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

Aug 14th 2011, 3:49 PM 7,534 Views 5 Comments

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

# clocks - Sunday 27 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 27th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,999 Views 0 Comments

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

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