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Reminiscing about Time ... From a former Caretaker of Clocks

Tick tock, tick tock
grandfather clocks, chiming clocks, anniversary clocks, table clocks, handmade clocks, digital clocks, battery clocks—these were a few of the clocks ticking away in my home.    907 more words

General

When do the clocks go forward ?

The clocks go forward Sunday 26th March at 1am for British Summer Time (BST).

William Willett campaigned for the changing of the clocks and published a pamphlet, called the Waste of Daylight, in 1907. 84 more words

Other News

home: found this [ marble at BHS ] 

home: found this [ marble at BHS ]

With marble still being strong this season in homeware, head to high street survivor (but now just online) … 36 more words

Homeware

Pantoum: All the time there is

The prompt for this was a composite photo of many different clock faces. I can’t find the picture now (note to self: save things!) but you all know what a clock looks like! 100 more words

Verse

Lechlade begins in Bibury!

The Lechlade Antiques Fair had a change of plan last May, and we had a small rest, then we had a show in a marquee in The Trout Inn, which was a good plan, and those who did the fair enjoyed it, and we were treated very well by all there,  but the marquee had to come down for the winter, so we choose to try Bibury Village Hall. 91 more words

Feb.22-"Who are you setting your watch to?" -unknown

In the beginning of time people marked time with the sun rising- morning, noon- high sun, and sun setting at dusk. Around 2000 B.C. the sun dial was used to show the hours in a day. 289 more words

Bible

Hugo: A Dream within a Dream

Am I over 5 years late in watching Scorsese’s uncharacteristically childish and magical film Hugo?

Yes.

Is it still an enchanting cinematic adventure worth viewing? 232 more words

Film