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Today 8°C / 1°C
Tomorrow 7°C / 3°C
15/03/2013 at 11:06

More snow and jolly cold.  Fed up.

15/03/2013 at 13:30

Wet & increasingly windy here in Manchester. About 6-7C out there now.

If tomorrow is dry(er) I may, then may not, done wellies & waterproof gloves to finish cutting back the dead herbaceous at daughter's house. We're not totally sure yet what surprises await her, but time will tell. J.

15/03/2013 at 16:16

The sun has appeared occasionaly today. The frogs have covered the pond in frogspawn so it is warm enough for something.

15/03/2013 at 16:22

snow due overnight and tomorrow....

15/03/2013 at 18:28

Yes I'm just watchin gthe forecast on the BBC and it's not looking very good for the whole of the country,  heavy rain and snow oh and now thunder ho hum !

15/03/2013 at 20:19

Dull, wet and windy here. 

Not sown any toms yet, there hasn't been any room in the propagator. I've taken the cover of the chillies though so should have some room in a couple of days. Seedlings on the window ledge are looking OK.  

16/03/2013 at 11:01

Kinda dull and damp this morning with a light sea fret type rain,  had very heavy rain through the night so the garden is water logged again,  slight breeze and at 6.1c not to bad temperature wise I do see a break in the clouds so maybe just maybe the sun will get through.

16/03/2013 at 11:02
Very cold, sleet/snow/rain ...miserable weather .
16/03/2013 at 15:16

Not gardening weather in Stockton but come next weekend the heated sandbox will be fired up and the Tomato seed will go in plus the first pots of sweet peas.
I do not mess with them they go in deep pots out of the packet and left to set and grow on, then drop them out of the pot into position and sow some extra seeds around for a longer flowering time. I do not go with all the mystique for growing sweet peas.


16/03/2013 at 15:33
Just back from shopping trip out of town - huge hail and thunderstorm, power went off 3 times in the store, interminable wait for the tills to boot up...not the most pleasant Saturday outing.
16/03/2013 at 16:13
Very wet last night and this morning. Lovely sky and even quite warm. Might sunbathe....not quite! Planted my latest helebore
16/03/2013 at 16:26

Very soggy underfoot and poss more snow or rain to come.  Last year at this time Nr Norwich we had a forthcoming Drought what a difference this year ... Please lets have a little sun. 

16/03/2013 at 18:20

Looked like rain all morning but stayed dry and the sun came out.

Started off making some fresh seaweed feed today. The lid on the bin must leak because it was full of old feed from last year, it doesn't age well.  

16/03/2013 at 18:47

Another cold, wet, windy day.  It's never ending.

16/03/2013 at 20:11
clogherhead wrote (see)

Evening all ,had a great day on my allotment Sun shining all day except when I took delivery of 10 scaffolding planks and the Man says it looks like rain arhhhhhhhhh the bloooooody heavens opened rain sleet and hailstones plot is saturated .note to self must learn how to post video links from YouTube got frustrated last nite and left the Party early


I think this is more suitable here than on fork handles


16/03/2013 at 20:38

Maybe Derek, but what about the party??

Splashes of very heavy rain interspersed by luverly sun shine. Worked in GH, no coat. Temps last night above freezing (3C) Think it will be the same tonight as well

Hoping it means spring has sprung

17/03/2013 at 08:42
Snowing and foggy
17/03/2013 at 08:49

Wet wet wet and predicted to get colder again. Very fed up not being able to get outside and get on

17/03/2013 at 09:11

Blue skies smiling at me
Nothing but blue skies can I see
Sunshine on the back of my neck
Warm lovely sunshine "eh by eck"

Its much warmer today sorry to boast
Although I see clouds over the coast
Who cares as long as I can gaze
Out of open windows at a heat haze.

Stockton today folks sorry about that Bunny and FloBear.


17/03/2013 at 10:47

Dry for the present but heavy rain forecast for this afternoon. Am thinking of starting up a business of modelling clay pots.

Depressed of Kent.