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Saturday, 18 December 2010

signs of the times

News headlines this morning

christmas snow globes

Snow
"Northern Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales are all braced for more wintry weather, while some parts of England may see up to 20cm of snow." BBC news

"The north west of England has been badly hit by snow, with reports of up to 10in falling in places."

Christmas post delays
 People complaining Christmas purchases haven't arrived...go figure

Cancelled flights 
"British Airways cancelled all flights out of Heathrow from 1000 GMT to 1700 GMT and all short-haul flights from 1000 GMT to 1600 GMT at Gatwick." "BA advised all passengers on BA flights during times affected not to travel to Heathrow on Saturday, and warned of severe disruption at all London airports."


Cancelled rail services
"Transport operators were warning of severe disruption to bus and rail services on Saturday."

Christmas

2 comments:

Jan n Jer said...

Thats enough bad news to say Bah Humbug to Christmas. So far our neck of the woods has only had two light dustings of snow, but it was ice and caused lots of accidents and cancellantions. Old Man winter is not being very kind this year!!!Come on spring!!!!

joangee said...

It'll soon be the Shortest Day, so come on longer days with more daylight!