Geoff, watch out for reporters standing outside just to show how wet and windy it is.
Pam - I don't see why they were cancelled, we've all got the same conditions to work with! Is your open garden still going ahead? (Hope so!) I keep looking at those new allotments when I drive past - things are taking shape, its no longer a sea of mud.
Woo2, yes its a big birthday, one of those with a 0 at the end!