Since notably cold weather struck at the end of February I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve heard this phrase uttered by the public and some sections of […]
The past week has produced the highest 24-hour rainfall total recorded in Wanstead since at least 1960. The multi-cell thunderstorm on Wednesday night saw 60.8mm fall, most of it in […]
A new suburb the “size of Windsor” is being planned for Barking Riverside, the site of the old Barking Power station, according to a report in the Financial Times. Some […]
The race to build more riverside property on London’s floodplain has received another boost after a big development on the Greenwich Peninsula was given the green light. The Financial Times […]
Much of the UK media has been very persistent in the past few months in saying that large positive anomaly El Niño years herald cold winters – basing their assumption […]
the largest anomaly in the CET series is 1.3C in 1921, greater, albeit by only 0.1C, than the warm years of 1990 and 1999.
Plans to build 200,000 homes in East London over the next 20 years should be music to the ears of anyone struggling to find a place to live in our […]
Every so often the UK experiences severe weather which shocks a population that is very used to our mostly benign climate. Newspapers and media agencies, in an age where a […]