Blog - March 2021

  • The man who changed time

    Posted on Monday, March 29, 2021 by Vickie ClarkNo comments

    Duly changed the clocks forward an hour on Sunday for the start of British Summer Time (apart from the car, that’ll remain in winter until I remember how to do it), but this year was different because I actually wondered why, who and when this all came about. So here goes, a very brief history of the man who changed time. His name was William Willett, born in 1856 he was a successful builder who ...