A Change In The Weather

Can it be only last week that I was writing about hot summer days and uncomfortable sultry nights, sleeping with a fan whirring in the room?

The wind changed on Saturday, and the weather with it. In the course of one day, it went from 32 C to 18 C in Beetley, and the sunshine was replaced by looming clouds and blustery winds. By two in the afternoon, it was dark enough in the house to have to use lights in some rooms, and by eight at night cold enough to require wearing something warm on top.

That has continued since, with rare breaks in the clouds giving some idea of the summer they are concealing from us. Of course, June temperatures of 18-20 C are normal here. It’s just that after the three-day heatwave, they seem rather cold now, and the skies are looking bleak.

It taught me once again just how soon we can become used to something, and just as rapidly miss it when it has gone.

Change of Email address

After continuing problems with Yahoo Mail, I changed my email address with many people, and lots of companies, including WordPress. As those delivery delays and many other issues with Yahoo Mail continue, I have decided to make my alternative email into my main contact one.

For anyone who contacts me by email, or thinks they might ever want to do so, I have now changed my contact email on the ‘About’ page too.

So, if you have me saved as a contact, then please change it to the following email address for any future correspondence.


It’s a bit of a silly one, I know. But it works, and is reliable.

I may still make contact or reply via Yahoo on occasion, when I know it is working properly.

Best wishes to everyone, Pete.