Category Archives: weather

That Elusive Stuff

Rain. I’m not used to the lack… I’ve cursed it, danced in it, decanted it and diverted it. It’s greened my garden and destroyed some sporting hopes. I’ve wished it gone more times than I care to recall. And recently, … Continue reading

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Weather Or Not

My mother used to say that what distinguished Britain from every other nation was that while we had weather they had a climate. I was never entirely sure what that meant beyond: (a) she was irredeemably snobbish; and (b) our … Continue reading

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