Thunder, lightning and heavy rain as we drove Grandson back home this afternoon. Nothing out of the ordinary as thunderstorms go, which as far as I know are not a new or even a recent phenomenon.
It's been quite warm over the past few days too. Again, as far as I know warm days in July are not a new or even a recent phenomenon for the northern hemisphere. Yet look at the Met Office and its warning systems.
Heat-health watch level 2 - Alert and Readiness.
As always there is probably a head-softening political angle related to climate change and energy policies, but sometimes I just think we're living in Wussland.