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snow scene

Snow is rare in this area and we make a big deal of it when it comes. Those of you who live in the north or even the east of the country would wonder about the consternation a few inches of snow can causes. People in our northern office can’t believe the fuss we make as of course they get it every year – and worse.Because it’s relatively rare, I can’t resist going out with the camera........

Posted under 'Comment' byDavid on Sunday, 20 January, 2013

Wettest Year Ever

floods in somerset

I took this picture yesterday from the top of a rise no more than half a mile from my house. That was before another downpour last night, but I am not venturing out yet to have look. I have lived in this house for 30 years and have never seen anything like it before.

Posted under 'Comment' byDavid on Saturday, 29 December, 2012

Storm Sandy

Our American partner “Parish Conservatories” to whom we have supplied dozens of conservatories over the past 7 years has been in the eye of the storm. They operate their business from a small industrial unit in Connecticut and the roof has been blown clean off.

Posted under 'Comment' byDavid on Wednesday, 31 October, 2012

What about the Weather

People are always saying things to me like, “I expect this weather is good for your business”. That is usually after a sunny day (when was the last one?).....

Posted under 'Comment' byDavid on Monday, 16 July, 2012

Confidence Has A Lot To Answer For

The constant drip of bad economic news means that few in small and medium sized businesses can have much confidence about the future.

Posted under 'Comment' byDavid on Monday, 2 July, 2012