Concerns have been raised about whether all this snow that I referred to yesterday actually ever existed. Well, firstly, there was indeed a lot of snow, although it disappeared quite quickly. And, secondly, it is possible that readers have mistaken this blog for some sort of accurate historical record of what's going down. I, on the other hand, have always seen myself as the equivalent of a medieval chronicler.
|"So, there was the Rev Ian Paisley and there was a giraffe"|
Gabriel Ronay explains the approach of such chroniclers in his 'The Lost King of England':