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Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:40 am
by Dave
BR wrote:Will we change back to a UK specific sequence after 2019?
No.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:42 am
by BR
Dave wrote:
BR wrote:Will we change back to a UK specific sequence after 2019?
No.
But if our biggest trading partner is the Galapagos Islands, surely we should follow their lead?

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:43 am
by Dave
BR wrote:
Dave wrote:
BR wrote:Will we change back to a UK specific sequence after 2019?
No.
But if our biggest trading partner is the Galapagos Islands, surely we should follow their lead?
We would have a time difference with the ROI.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:48 am
by BR
Dave wrote:
BR wrote:
Dave wrote:
BR wrote:Will we change back to a UK specific sequence after 2019?
No.
But if our biggest trading partner is the Galapagos Islands, surely we should follow their lead?
We would have a time difference with the ROI.
And the English would care?

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:50 am
by Dave
BR wrote: And the English would care?
Yes you're probably right, they won't.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:51 am
by BR
It would also create a great opportunity for 'last-order tourism', provided you don't get stuck on the frictionless border for an hour.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:04 pm
by Cap'n Grumpy
pwrmoore wrote:It's that time again!
and for just a few minutes, Paul is taken over by the ghost of cables. :thumleft:

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:19 pm
by BR
Cap'n Grumpy wrote:
pwrmoore wrote:It's that time again!
and for just a few minutes, Paul is taken over by the ghost of cables. :thumleft:
I'm hoping Paul did not bother adjusting his watch today.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:12 pm
by pwrmoore
BR wrote:
Cap'n Grumpy wrote:
pwrmoore wrote:It's that time again!
and for just a few minutes, Paul is taken over by the ghost of cables. :thumleft:
I'm hoping Paul did not bother adjusting his watch today.
I'm about a week late! And you were right BR I didn't adjust my watch last Sunday - didn't seem worth bothering until around Thursday!!

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:41 pm
by Russ
pwrmoore wrote:
BR wrote:
Cap'n Grumpy wrote:
pwrmoore wrote:It's that time again!
and for just a few minutes, Paul is taken over by the ghost of cables. :thumleft:
I'm hoping Paul did not bother adjusting his watch today.
I'm about a week late! And you were right BR I didn't adjust my watch last Sunday - didn't seem worth bothering until around Thursday!!
Looked at my watch this morning and it said 9.15
Thought holy feck batman you're late for work

Needless to say I hadn't set that particular watch back and I was on time for work

6 minutes on the train

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Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:00 pm
by BR
Fewer going to do it twice a year?

Could really confuse some TV viewers.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:18 am
by Rooster
BR wrote:Fewer going to do it twice a year?

Could really confuse some TV viewers.
Could have advantages in border areas, quick dash up the road at last orders time for another hour.

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:54 am
by BR
Rooster wrote:
BR wrote:Fewer going to do it twice a year?

Could really confuse some TV viewers.
Could have advantages in border areas, quick dash up the road at last orders time for another hour.
Aye, cause border area bars are renowned sticklers for time keeping!

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:49 am
by pwrmoore
BR wrote:Fewer going to do it twice a year?

Could really confuse some TV viewers.
will it really be fewer doing it or just the same number doing it differently?

Re: Some do it twice a year

Posted: Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:53 am
by BR
pwrmoore wrote:
BR wrote:Fewer going to do it twice a year?

Could really confuse some TV viewers.
will it really be fewer doing it or just the same number doing it differently?
AFAIK is the proposal to stop doing it altogether throughiut the EU.


i.e. a member state will choose a time zone and stick to it permanently.