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He also attempted to amend the Daylight Saving Bill to give the county of Somerset its own time zone, fifteen minutes behind London.[51]

In a debate on London Local Authorities Bill on 7 December 2011, he said that council officials who have the power to issue on-the-spot fines should be made to wear bowler hats

Perhaps he meant that the Somerset time zone should be moved 150 years behind London...

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Sat Feb 3rd, 2018 at 10:54:31 AM EST

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by ATinNM on Sat Feb 3rd, 2018 at 05:23:50 PM EST
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that would be to return it to the time zone it occupied before the arrival of the railways.

Bristol is 11 minutes behind london time and the clock on Bristol cathedral has a separate hand showing local time.

So, instead of being 150 years behind the times, Mr Cheese-Logg is 178 years behind

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Mon Feb 5th, 2018 at 10:10:12 PM EST
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