Southwell’s on, Taunton’s on, but if you listen to the Beeb you shouldn’t venture out to the newsagent’s unless you have thermals, a spade, seven flasks of coffee, a tent, some flares, a compass, a couple of huskies and some means of satellite tracking.
**** me stone dead – when I was a lad, days like this occurred five times every week for six months of the year and my parents forced me out to play with lumps of coal dressed in just a tee shirt. Never did me any harm.
Four hours to travel 16 miles this evening, abandoned my car in the end and walked. Can’t blame the weathermen or the council, just the fact that there are too many people driving too many cars so as soon as there is anything that slows or disrupts the flow, gridlock ensues.