As is customary for this time of year, the United Kingdom witnessed the clock going back an hour. Despite it being the same year-on-year, this wasn’t welcomed, nor prepared for, by everyone! While you would think the extra hour of sleep would be welcomed, as we shall see, reactions have actually been the opposite. With the help of Twitter, we take a look at the best reactions to the clock change.
First of all, there is the confusion – what time is it? Has my phone automatically updated the time or not?
— Dean (@trimmtrabdeano) October 29, 2017
Standard Brexit Joke
Whatever the topic, Brexit normally gets mentioned. Lo and behold, we weren’t disappointed…
Remember to put your clocks back 1 hour unless you voted brexit. You've already put us all back a few hundread years…. #clockchange
— Moe (@moethemyth) October 29, 2017
But why stop there?
Why stop at Brexit when you can take on the world.
— Matt (@Pringster78) October 29, 2017
But why even bother with life anyway?
Some took the chance to share their outlook on life.
Doesn't matter where the hands are pointing on your clock, your life's a total waste of time. #clockchange
— Wefail (@wefail) October 29, 2017
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Extra Thanks to the NHS Workers
We have to remember all those on a night shift worked an extra hour.
— Simon MacConachie (@Simac333) October 29, 2017
But could they help us with this?
What an interesting question…
— Karl Downey (@Karl_Downey) October 28, 2017
Classic British Conversation
Are you even British if you don’t have this conversation?
Around 16:30 today you will hear approximately 60 million people say in unison "Ooooh, it's starting to get dark already". #clockchange
— JamesC (@JamesCNorton) October 29, 2017
WRITE WITH UNIEEL!
But what about the extra hour of sleep?
Well, for many, this simply didn’t happen…
Did you get an extra hour sleep this morning? #clockchange 💤
RETWEET & VOTE #yourvoice
— Jury Group (@jurygroup) October 29, 2017
It wasn’t bad for everyone…
For some, there were no regrets.
— 🍁 (@Localheroin) October 29, 2017
Happy ‘Clock’s Back’!
We will leave you with this.
— Paul McCartney (@PaulMcCartney) October 29, 2017