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Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

Just a reminder that the clocks will go forward the night of 28th/29 March 2015 so remember to change them then if they don't update automatically.
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Old 23.03.2015, 15:33
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

Thanks for the heads up MF.
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Old 23.03.2015, 15:35
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

However did we manage before reminders on internet forums?


- Even earlier reminder: Christmas this year is on the 25th December - which happens to be a Friday.
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However did we manage before reminders on internet forums?


- Even earlier reminder: Christmas this year is on the 25th December - which happens to be a Friday.
We wrote it down on our old fashioned paper calendars. In fact iirc some calendars did/do come with the clock change dates noted on them already. For those who don't know it's always the last weekend in March and the last weekend in October - March date forwards, October one backwards.
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Old 23.03.2015, 15:49
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- Even earlier reminder: Christmas this year is on the 25th December - which happens to be a Friday.
Is it a 13th ?? That would be




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Old 23.03.2015, 15:51
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

"Spring Forward. Fall Back."

I had a moment of panic before heading to the airport yesterday - couldn't remember if the clocks in CH changed on the 22nd or this coming weekend. Thanks for the reminder.
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Old 23.03.2015, 15:55
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We wrote it down on our old fashioned paper calendars. In fact iirc some calendars did/do come with the clock change dates noted on them already. For those who don't know it's always the last weekend in March and the last weekend in October - March date forwards, October one backwards.
I always get confused between March and April for the 'spring forward'. The 'fall back' I manage to remember is October. Getting old I guess...
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"Spring Forward. Fall Back."

I had a moment of panic before heading to the airport yesterday - couldn't remember if the clocks in CH changed on the 22nd or this coming weekend. Thanks for the reminder.
My 90 year old grandmother did the same. But she has alzeimhers.
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

Summer beckons, thought I'd give you a heads up.
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Old 23.03.2015, 16:10
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We wrote it down on our old fashioned paper calendars. In fact iirc some calendars did/do come with the clock change dates noted on them already. For those who don't know it's always the last weekend in March and the last weekend in October - March date forwards, October one backwards.
Always the last complete weekends that are at the end of March/October.
e.g. it would be Sat 24th as opposed to Sat 31st, when it falls as such.
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Old 23.03.2015, 17:23
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

Uhh - back to leaving the house every morning in pitch darkness. I was just getting to enjoy the twilight while going to work
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Uhh - back to leaving the house every morning in pitch darkness. I was just getting to enjoy the twilight while going to work
But it heralds the dawning of "G&T by the pool after work" season
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Clocks go 1h forward!

Just an early reminder that the clocks will go forward 1h in the night of Saturday to Sunday!
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Re: Clocks go 1h forward!

Welcome to the forum.
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

This is so sad. I was in the U.S. when the clocks chaged on the 15th... Now I have to do it again. More darkness in the morning.
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Old 24.03.2015, 13:33
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This is so sad. I was in the U.S. when the clocks chaged on the 15th... Now I have to do it again. More darkness in the morning.
ditto. my first reaction when seeing the thread was "what?! not again!"
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

. Thanks for the reminder
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This is so sad. I was in the U.S. when the clocks chaged on the 15th... Now I have to do it again. More darkness in the morning.
Yes, it's a bummer. We go on hols on Sunday so get to move the clocks forward for two nights, then back again as we'll be in a different time zone.
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Always the last complete weekends that are at the end of March/October.
e.g. it would be Sat 24th as opposed to Sat 31st, when it falls as such.
So, the last SUNDAY in October and March.
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Re: Early reminder - clocks go forward this weekend

That's an hour you are never gonna get back!

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ditto. my first reaction when seeing the thread was "what?! not again!"
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