From twitter and instagram (as well as that old fashioned thing called the weather forecast) I see that some parts of the country have received a small amount of rain, although still very little and it has really been restricted to parts of the west. @StormHour #Cornwall #Kernow #loomingstorm #clouds #rain pic.twitter.com/6IDaEnOeO1 — Mark MarlowContinue reading “How long will this weather continue?”
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Reflecting on Rain
The Scots have a word for weather that is dull and damp: dreich. I adopted it into my vocabulary upon first staying in Scotland for a lengthy period of time a few years ago. It’s a lyrical onomatopoeic truth that really hits home in the British Isles. After all, we have a lot of rainContinue reading “Reflecting on Rain”
Some shameless plugging for the British tourist industry (especially Cumbrian and Welsh tourist trade).