Sunday morning on the 13th is daylight saving time once again. Clocks change at 2 in the morning.


Daylight saving time (DST) or summer time is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months by one hour so that in the evening daylight is experienced an hour longer, while sacrificing normal sunrise times. Typically, regions with summer time adjust clocks forward one hour close to the start of spring and adjust them backward in the autumn to standard time. [1] source  Wikipedia.

An extra hour coming up for Rodders, this one was out trying earlier in the week. Photo KDG

DST was first proposed in 1895 by New Zealander, George Hudson. The global warming and energy crisis have made it more desirable over time.

On this day: March 11th 1932
Booming Ben the last Heath Hen is seen for the last time.