Posts Tagged ‘ Met Office ’

Amidst gnashing of teeth…

Jul 24th, 2018 | By
Margate - beach with donkeys

Noel Coward told us that mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun and sometourist officials will be hoping (privately and very quietly) that we continue to do just that and nor follow the Met Office suggestions of staying out of the sun.



Don’t get caught in the cold

Jan 14th, 2013 | By

AA warns drivers to prepare for icy weather



Bring me sunshine!

Oct 3rd, 2011 | By

This weekend, has seen people up and down the countrystrip down to their shorts and T-shirts, to soak up the unseasonal sun.



West Highland Railway Success

Feb 7th, 2010 | By

For the second year in a row, readers polled by Wanderlust magazine have named the West Highland Railway the world’s best railway journey which runs from Glasgow to Mallaig. This is how the BBC ran the results of the Wanderlust annual survey into what its readers preferred. They omitted to mention the other awards. It was, unfortunately, the only category in which a UK destination or attraction won a top award. (I don’t include best UK Airport which, obviously, had to be won by a UK entrant! Incidentally, the winner was London City)
The readers of Wanderlust are an adventurous bunch so don’t expect your average destination to featur