Posted: 26/12/2015 at 07:11
Good morning all G'day Pat
Sorry to hear about the bushfires The BBC news website is covering the Australian fire situation. In the Northwest of the UK the army have been brought in and are helping prepare for the next expected deluge - erecting metal flood barriers and filling sandbags etc. Also evacuating the vulnerable.
We had a lovely day yesterday - our grilled lobsters were wonderful We had some lovely presents and had a lovely walk across the marshes. Not sure what the plans are for today. Think the forecast is for wet here too, so don't suppose we'll get outside ... we might just have to eat pork pie, cheese and chocolate ... and watch Aiden Turner on the telly