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Solstice

Solstice

As the march of the sun up the sky comes momentarily to a rest above us, before beginning its slow journey back down, it is turning out to be rather a strange June as far as the weather goes.

Thaw

Thaw

Fresh snow continued to fall for the first few days and nights of this week, creating whirlwinds of white beneath the brooding skies.

Drift

Drift

No fresh snow fell overnight, though all night long the tireless winds blew about what was already on our hilltop.

A Drop Of Rain

A Drop Of Rain

This week has brought us a mixture of sunshine and heavy showers, sometimes both together. It could almost be April again.

When It Rains

When It Rains

After deluges of rain on Saturday morning, when water running off the fields turned our country lanes into rivers, and the weight of one of our soggy hanging baskets proved too much for the screws holding the newly fixed bracket up, it’s been a welcome return to sunshine for the past few days, with only … Continue reading