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Dusting

Having been away for a two-week holiday back home, and then trying to settle back into a cold-weather routine, posting to the blog hasn’t been a top priority. When I have thought about it, it’s been along the lines of … Continue reading

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St Swithun is My New Hero

Here’s a bit of local folklore I’d never heard of before last night: St. Swithun’s day, if thou dost rain, For forty days it will remain; St. Swithun’s day, if thou be fair, For forty days ’twill rain na mair … Continue reading

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A Day of Climate Change

Today is a memorable day in England. At least for those of us from Cape Town. Because as we move into summer (finally!) and Cape Town moves into winter, today is the crossover point. Observe the predictions for today: Today … Continue reading

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Indian Summer

I remember hearing the phrase “Indian Summer” for the first time seeing a movie trailer for a film of the same name back in the early nineties. I never saw the film, and I never bothered to find out what … Continue reading

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The Big Fat Weather Conspiracy

Everybody knows that the British weather is terrible. It’s cold all the time. When it’s not cold it’s raining. When it’s not raining, it’s overcast. When it’s not overcast, it’s windy, and when it’s not windy, it’s cold. Then there’s … Continue reading

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