The Complete Guide to Weather Instruments

For as long as humankind has existed, we have all shared an innate curiosity about the world around us; from the celestial movements in the night sky, to the weather patterns and cycles of the natural world

The Ultimate Cuckoo Clock Buying Guide

The cuckoo clock is a true cultural icon of Germany. These impressive timepieces are thought to have originated from the Black Forest in Germany in the mid 1700’s, with the original design coined as ea

Step-By-Step DIY Clock Movement Replacement Guide

A comprehensive step by step guide to replacing a quartz clock movement. Please note: If you have a mechanical clock, a battery chiming clock, a battery pendulum clock, a time & tide clock or a tide cl

Why You SHOULDN’T Hang a Clock Without Drilling

There are several reasons why you may want to hang a clock on a wall without damaging the wall by drilling a screw or hammering a nail into the wall. Reasons such as an unforgiving landlord, brick walls th

Time is Precious, Spend It On Those Who Matter Most

This Mothers Day, show your Mum just how much you value your time together and spoil her with a treasured watch from Clock Shop. A watch for many people is a wardrobe staple, and can form the perfect access

A Brief History of Beer

Beer is one of the oldest drinks ever to have been produced by humans. Named after the Latin word ‘bibere’ which means ‘to drink’, beer has long been a staple across most of human culture, with the earlie

Clock Trends for 2022

Since the start of 2020, life has changed significantly in a way nobody could have predicted. An ongoing global pandemic has shifted our way of life from a globally focused society to our smaller indoor h

Christmas Traditions Around The World

The final month of the calendar year is here and that can only mean one thing- Christmas is right around the corner. For people all over the world, Christmas comes with a variety of traditions, customs

Prost to Oktoberfest - Celebrating Good Times

Imagine a festival where 7 million litres of beer is consumed, 700,000 pork sausages and chicken pieces are eaten, and 2.7 million kwh of electricity is used- the same amount that a family of 4 would u