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[13 Jul 2014 | Comments Off on Steam-Up 2014 report + future hall events | 78 views]
Steam-Up 2014 report + future hall events

On Saturday 5th of July, the Gosling family opened up their amazing garden at Penventon in Shute to hold the annual Steam-Up event.

 Yet again the weather was kind despite some rain the previous day and the many visitors enjoyed the rides on Tony’s miniature steam train and relished  the delights of Liz’s cream teas.

There was also a raffle ( thanks for doing that Ella) and a cake stall ( well done Angela for selling them all) and an ice-cream lady (thanks again Sue). The magnigifcent sum of £411 was …

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[12 Jul 2014 | Comments Off on June Weather Report | 13 views]

June 2014 Weather Report:
 
June 2014 continued the ‘positive’ trend that has typified
the weather of 2014 so far. Warmer, sunnier and only slightly wetter
than average.  The last of these factors might normally be seen as a
negative, but when combined with summer characterisations of warmer andsunnier conditions, without an excessively high total, is probably
considered a good thing, going some way to mitigate the potential
drought-like conditions.
The month fell into three distinct regimes, 2nd-8th- initially cool and overally unsettled with about 5/9ths of the rainfall total for the month, which came out at 45.9mm. …