Its summer, which is why its poured with rain. More floods, etc etc. Here it was only somewhat wet, though it stopped in time for the friday evening pub visit.
And it was also the last day of school: Miranda has just finished her first year, a momentous... milestone.
And so its holiday time. Back in a bit.
Looks like AGW has shifted rainfall patterns:
Just what was expected,
and all this seems to be clearly seen in the global context - http://www.dartmouth.edu/~floods/ - is somebody surprised?
...on to William's holiday venue, no doubt.