“Records were also broken in Scotland, where the mercury hit 19.1C in Lossiemouth, and Northern Ireland, where temperatures reached 17.4C in Magilligan. Wales was the only UK nation where daily temperature records were not broken.”
humph, why are we left out?
“The record-breaking daytime temperatures came after another set of temperature records were broken overnight, with Northern Ireland and Scotland recording their highest November minimum temperatures, at 14.5C and 14.6C respectively.”
our minimum last night was 12.5 degrees, and we are at nearly 1000 feet.
The Saffron Crocus is meant to flower at this time
Full in three days when it is sometimes called the Frost Moon. Last year we had two nights of frost in November (down to minus 2) and the year before just one (minus 1) – all at the month end – so we don’t hold out much hope for it.
However, it is time for the rabbits to leave their summer camp
and say goodbye to their neighbours.
Being rabbits, they are not too sure of change
and would prefer to put their heads in a bucket
The hedgehogs have already moved on and no longer visit their night time buffet
The rabbits pass their new neighbour Dora, who lives in the sanatorium