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  1. 52 years ago today England beat West Germany 4-2 to win the world cup.

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    2. Weather-history

      Weather-history

      And in 52 years time, someone will say it was 104 years ago today, England last won the World Cup

    3. Mokidugway

      Mokidugway

      This time in 2 minutes I'll have  drunk my brew ...

    4. lassie23

      lassie23

      this time last year it was last year

  2. Happy St. Swithun's Day - It looks hot and sunny for many

    1. I remember Atlantic 252

      I remember Atlantic 252

      but shocker rain tomorrow for my area

  3. ATV Irdning 0-22 Everton

  4. All Aldi stores in England will close at 3pm on Sunday if England get to the world cup final

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    2. I remember Atlantic 252

      I remember Atlantic 252

      always said anyway the final should be on the Saturday after the women's

    3. summer blizzard

      summer blizzard

      No, it's generally a good idea to keep it on Sunday. 

    4. Dami

      Dami

      ah the smell of company's not believing it's going to happen. 

  5. Looks like we have a CO2 shortage for beer and other drinks plus meat https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44545010

  6. By Hec it's windy today

  7. It's the big day I've got my tomatoes planted out 👍

  8. Had a look at the TV listings for Saturday only thing worth watching is the FA Cup Final

    1. lassie23

      lassie23

      the rest of it is a load of old cobblers about some wedding

    2. I remember Atlantic 252

      I remember Atlantic 252

      agree lass, but FA cup not worth it either with that arrogant arsey team

    3. lassie23

      lassie23

      If you mean man u then i agree lol

  9. 3rd heat record in under 1 month by Monday?

  10. As predicited earlier in the week it is the hottest London Marathon on record 

  11. We are now just 0.7c from the hottest April day on record

    1. 95 Degrees

      95 Degrees

      It's pretty impressive to have this tbh after such a relentlessly cold first half to spring!

  12. 27.5C at Heathrow Airport before noon

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    2. cheeky_monkey

      cheeky_monkey

      must be a record for mid April surely?

    3. Summer Sun

      Summer Sun

      @cheeky_monkey 29.4c is the current record

    4. snowray

      snowray

      St James's Park ended up as the highest temp yesterday at 29.1c.:)

  13. Today could be the hottest April day in around 70 year

  14. Sun's out BBQ's out

  15. Sunday's London Marathon could now be the hottest on record the current record is 21.7C

    1. Seasonality

      Seasonality

      Imagine if you're some poor sod running in medieval armour or one of those animal costumes.

    2. Weather26

      Weather26

      That's if the Thunderstorms (which have been forecast for where i am on Saturday night) don't reach London first.

  16. Sunday's London Marathon could be the hottest in 10 years

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    2. Weather26

      Weather26

      Ah i see-just a London warm spell after Thursday then as we've got a little bit of a cool down here in Sheffield from Friday (but still dry for now.)

    3. lassie23

      lassie23

      if it's hot they should make the marathon 2 miles instead of 26

    4. Nick L

      Nick L

      *according to the GFS

  17. 4.1million dual fuel customers to be hit by a 5.5% rise from British Gas

  18. On this day last year (9/4) 25.5c was recorded in Cambridge

  19. Timely reminder today that it is April and not winter :yahoo:

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    2. cheeky_monkey

      cheeky_monkey

      hmmm -25c this morning feels kinda like winter

    3. lassie23

      lassie23

      winter is finished unless you live in the shetlands where it's winter all year round

    4. CreweCold

      CreweCold

      How could we forget. You're always reminding us in the MOD thread :rofl:

  20. Wonder what happened to Beast from the East 3.0 some media promised

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    2. lassie23

      lassie23

      lol and that cold spell that was modeled for days on end by the gfs....... never trust a model:nonono:

    3. D.V.R

      D.V.R

      I hate that phrase now.. it just sounds cringy :nonono:

    4. Mokidugway

      Mokidugway

      Aye , everything gets the bullet ,lol

  21. More than 20cm of snow is possible in New York tomorrow

  22. Don’t worry folks it’ll be British Summer Time this time next week :good:

    1. weatherguru14

      weatherguru14

      everytime we get a warm spring we don't get a good summer. It appears that way in recent  years. Last time  we had a cold march like this was 2013 and that was one of the best summers in 10 years. .Normally we  get a settled spring  poor summer and then things pick up again in September.. lets hope we are getting our poor summer weather  this year in spring :) 

    2. IanR

      IanR

      Mixed bag I reckon:sorry: plenty usable days , but no long heatwave like 2013, just a gut feeling

    3. weatherguru14

      weatherguru14

      would be nice to have a July like 2013.But I think most sould settle for a decent  settled summer. with plenty of sunshine.. With our climate as it is and not very predictable . we may get a warm  May this year that lasts into June :) 

  23. The sunshine is as strong today as September 25th doesn't feel it!!

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    2. Mokidugway

      Mokidugway

      I sat out in my budgie smugglers ,beat that. :drunk-emoji:

    3. NUT

      NUT

      Remember 25th september last year well here felt like summer rather than the start of autumn

    4. IanR

      IanR

      yes ,  winter having a last say has been rare over the last few springs apart from 2013,  However,  its been a regular theme over the last few years of summer having a last shout in late September and into October,    but it didnt really happen here last year, its felt like autumn all the way from September until March, and now winter has started proper it seems ,  its a  never ending  season,  I really miss warm sunny days, seem like they are rarer than hens teeth at the moment    

  24. Beeb saying next weekend will be mild for many but colder in Scotland

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    2. Mokidugway

      Mokidugway

      Do we need a second breast from the east ???

    3. lassie23

      lassie23

      depends on whether you like iced buns

    4. Mokidugway

      Mokidugway

      A pair of frosted breasts from the east , or chilly baps ? 

  25. Close to 200mm of rain in Gibraltar so far this month average is 75mm

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