Image by Mirran Hall. Words by Sara Teasdale
“MIRTH, Spring, to linger in a garden fair,/ What more has earth to give?” – Hafiz
The campaign encourages people in Scotland to make appropriate use of NHS services and to be prepared for common illnesses and ailments over the spring holidays.
‘I have been waiting long for an earth song’ Langston Hughes
Image by Rosie Hopkins: ‘Fresh-locked all the winter’ – Christina Rossetti
“Mike heard a cuckoo at the back of our house a few days ago, which we took to be a sign that it is Spring – whatever the weather is doing!”
Maximum temperature 10 °C.
Freshening northeasterly winds this afternoon. Maximum temperature 12 °C.
A cold day with occasionally strong northerly winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
Weather Forecast: Yellow Warning Snow and Ice, Blustery wintry showers but some brighter spells too.
Feeling bitterly cold in fresh northeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.