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Stopped Clocks is a public collaborative project which exists to first document all the stopped clocks in the UK, with the aim being to restore those we can to working order.

Anyone can help, so please send us any information on stopped clocks in your area and by all means post here at the blog.

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harveys depot, lewes

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no longer a church

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Now its cherubs and pixies nursery,

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small one, but still!

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Badly maintained fascia on one side of the clock

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An interview with Rev. Paul Turp

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Last week I had the opportunity to meet with the Rev. Paul Turp of St Leonards Church, Shoreditch. It was great for a number of reasons. First of all I was able to get a firsthand look at the state of repair of the clocks in the Church, and spend some time with Rev. Turp, who has a wealth of knowledge on both the Church and it’s place in Shoreditch History. Have a watch of the video below for a look at the clocks, some insight into clock repair at this scale, and some amazing history:

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BBC Breakfast Interview

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A couple of weeks ago, when Big Ben’s clock was stopped for cleaning and maintenance, I was invited to the BBC breakfast morning show to talk about the stopped clocks project. There were two interview segments, which I’ve sort of spliced together, the stopped clocks section starts about 50 seconds

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Stopped Clock, Sons of Temperance Friendly Society

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Stopped clock: Morley Town Hall

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