Britain considers scrapping seasonal clock move

Mail Online | 12/26/2018 | David Churchill For The Daily Mail
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Britain could scrap changing the clocks and stay permanently on British Summer Time, private emails between officials suggest.

The move would be in line with European proposals – announced earlier this year – which urged countries to decide by April which time zone they want to be in permanently.

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It would mean each country either staying in summer time from October 2019 or changing their clocks back one last time next autumn to remain permanently in winter time.

When the proposal was announced by EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker in August there was confusion over whether the new directive would apply to Britain after it leaves the EU on March 29.

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However, emails released under the Freedom of Information Act reveal the government is likely to follow Brussels and propose Britain stay on summer time all year.

The proposals pose further...
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