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30 May 2019

I’ve been trying to stop people (including myself) moaning about this wash-out of a May by telling them that they’ve forgotten all about last year, when the heavens dropped a record 180-odd millimetres on us during the month which should … Continue reading

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22 March 2019

I’ve been swamped by a wave of lethargy. Is this my usual change-of-season spring slump – the one that hits me with the same exhaustion every year but always takes me by surprise? Or am I still readjusting to my … Continue reading

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29 April 2014

   It’s grey and drear outside the kitchen window, and I’ve had to light a fire. That’s spring I guess: one moment you’re dusting off your shorts and sun hat, and the next you’re back in your thermal vest. But … Continue reading

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