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[9 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Duck Dash Report | 155 views]
Duck Dash Report

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On Friday September 2nd we held our annual Duck Dash at Easy Bridge in Umborne. We were pleasantly surprised by the turn out as it appears that nearly the whole community of the valley came and enjoyed themselves.

There were some new faces, people who have recently moved into the area and they all commented on what a wonderful community spirit there is in our valley. So thank you all for your …

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[9 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Umborne August Weather Report | 20 views]

August 2016 started with a thoroughly wet day, with 24.7mm being recorded for the 24 hour period up to 1000 on the 2nd. This amount proved to be just over half the entire rainfall total for the month (48.9mm). The day’s total was about four times the entire July rainfall figure too.¬† This day was the only one of the month when the temperature failed to reach 20C. Three quarters¬† of the remaining total of rainfall in August fell between the 18th-20th. As a result, the prevailing picture was of …