Archive for November, 2012

The 2012 UK floods and climate change

November 27, 2012

Well, it’s been raining a lot in the UK recently. Even more than usual.

Lots of footage of overflowing rivers, flooded homes, people being rescued from their abandoned cars. Lots of interviews with flooded home owners, officials from the Environment Agency, and excited weather forecasters.

But one surprising omission in the coverage I’ve seen:
No mention of global warming.

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The best GP surgery website ever

November 13, 2012

For future reference:
http://www.ehealthservice.co.uk/bolton/singh/

In case recent exposure on the doctors.net.uk forum leads to Powers-That-Be taking it down here’s an older, though apparently identical, version:
Archived version