Strong to gale force westerly winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
The ERA decided that Costa Hill would be the best site for their wind driven electric generator and in 1949 they placed an order with John Brown Ltd, the Clyde shipbuilders, for a turbine with 60 feet blades.
“As winter closes in, look for the Winter Triangle which Betelgeuse makes with Procyon and Sirius.”
The Cairns…Dolmens …Much of interest
On 16th of January 1913 the Irish Home Rule Bill was passed in the UK House of Commons.
Freshening southwesterly winds, becoming strong this evening. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
” I hope this support will encourage those considering joining this vital workforce to go ahead and do so.”
“I know from my own inbox the number of people seeking help with mental health difficulties continues to increase”
“The trends are all the same because the trends are so large.” Gavin Schmidt, director of GISS, NASA
“It’s an on-line talk by Professor Peter Marshall of the University of Warwick, hosted by the Institute for Northern Studies, UHI”