London Fog

17 Dec 18
Melancholiland

Mr. Holmes (2015) is one of British movie with its beautiful seashore location. Here’s the detail location of Mr.Holmes Movie.

17 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

Author's image dragana991 Image caption The researchers linked an overactive immune system with ME-like symptoms An overactive immune system can help explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome, scientists at King's College of London have suggested. Many sufferers of CFS, or ME, state that their condition began with a challenge to their immune system as […]

17 Dec 18
News Archives Uk

image rights Dragana991 image Description The researchers linked an overactive immune system with ME-like symptoms Scientists at King's College London have suggested an overactive immune system might explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome. Many CFS sufferers (MEs) say that their condition started with a challenge to the immune system, such as an infection. The […]

17 Dec 18
The Scottish Sun
FREEZING storms from Iceland are set to hit Scotland TONIGHT – and could cause more flooding and travel misery, forecasters say. Today will start mostly shower free, despite being chilly almost everywhere, but don’t pack your coat away just yet. Icelandic rain storms are set to batter Britain and bring more downpours and flooding The UK is just escaping from the clutches of Deirdre after 15 inches of snow, 80mph winds and freezing rain hammered most areas of the country. After a spate of weather warnings, the remnants of Deirdre are finally departing towards Scandinavia today, but the brief reprieve today and tomorrow won’t last long. From Tuesday, a brutal weather front will sweep in from Iceland hammering the UK with up to 40mm (1.5in) rain and could cause localised flooding in areas where rivers are already close to spilling their banks. Met Office meteorologist Martin Bowles said the area of low pressure would be coming from Iceland in the North Atlantic in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Rain in London yesterday – but more is on the way Rain will be the main feature of a miserable Tuesday, as an area of low pressure batters Britain from the Atlantic “It will start in Northern Ireland and move across the west of the UK,” he told the Sun Online. “Over the 24-hour period 40mm rain is set to fall in Dumfries and Galloway as well as the moors of South West England and the hills of West Wales. “We could see flooding in Dumfries & Galloway in Scotland, as well as the Moors of south west England and hills of West Wales.” He added: “In areas where there’s already been lots of rain in the last 48 hours some of the rivers are very full.” No flood alerts have yet been issued but this could change by Tuesday morning. [web_component id=”web-component-switch-craft” url=”https://www.thesun.co.uk/components_static/switch-craft/switch-craft.55e72fa3.js?data_file%3Dswitch-craft-weather.json” src=”https%3A%2F%2Fiframe.thesun.co.uk%2Fcomponents_static%2Fdata%2Fiframe-sc.html%3Fid%3Dweb-component-switch-craft%26script%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.thesun.co.uk%252Fcomponents_static%252Fswitch-craft%252Fswitch-craft.55e72fa3.js%253Fdata_file%253Dswitch-craft-weather.json”] Forecast for Tuesday at 6am – rain is set to sweep in across Northern Ireland and hammer the west of the UK By 3pm on Tuesday rain clouds are set to hover over much of South of England [bc_video video_id=”5980000191001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”UK weather forecast for Sunday December 16th – A much milder day for most of the UK with a small number of showers for the west “] Last week’s horrific conditions have caused nightmare driving conditions and “multiple crashes” after 15 inches of snow, 80mph winds and freezing rain hammered the isles. This morning, Police Scotland said there have already been several accidents on the M74, and warned motorists to avoid the “treacherous” A9. By Sunday morning the Met Office had lifted multiple Amber weather warnings across most of Scotland, Northern and Central England for freezing rain – a rare phenomenon where ice sheets known as black ice instantly form on road surfaces. There have already been several car crashes in Scotland after Storm Deirdre hit Police Scotland warning motorists to take extra care as freezing rain hits parts of Scotland creating treacherous driving conditions. There have been "multiple" crashes on the M74 between junction 15 Moffat and junction 17 Lockerbie. The A9 is also "treacherous" — LBC Breaking (@lbcbreaking) December 15, 2018 [bc_video video_id=”5979528681001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Brits set for ‘500-mile SNOW curtain’ on third weekend of December 2018 as -15C Baltic blizzards sweep in”] A fourth Amber warning for heavy snow and blizzards was also released yesterday for Scotland as areas barely reach temperatures past freezing but has also now been lifted. Ten yellow warnings were in place this weekend forecasting snow, strong winds and heavy rain to hit most regions of Scotland, Wales and the Yorkshire and Humber area. Chaotic travel conditions over the Christmas period will hit at a time when likely rain and ice could create havoc on the roads. Most of the UK is covered by weather warnings, with just the south east escaping Rain and snow has been sweeping across the country – and yet another nasty front is set to hit on Tuesday There are 330 rail projects taking place over the festive period, while schools breaking up relatively late on Friday, December 21, will trigger the most congested getaway rush for years. Superintendent Louise Blakelock, Deputy Head of Road Policing for Police Scotland, earlier issued a warning for drivers in Scotland – ones that apply to all drivers travelling in testing conditions. “Drivers of goods vehicles and buses should drive with extreme caution and be aware that you may be requested to park at a suitable position by the police,” she said. “If you are travelling on the roads you should ensure you and your vehicle are adequately prepared for the conditions, making sure you have sufficient fuel and supplies such as warm clothing, food and water in the event you are delayed for several hours. “Charge your mobile phone and plan your route as well as alternative routes.” Parts of England have been in the grips of freezing temperatures, with max temperatures of 0.2C recorded in areas including Bingley in West Yorkshire and Pateley Bridge in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Temperatures in Cairngorm, about 1,245 metres above sea level in the eastern Highlands of Scotland, have also remained bitterly cold. Snow falls in the Scottish Borders as Storm Deirdre hit the British Isles bringing plunging temperatures and treacherous traffic conditions Freezing rain has hit the central belt of the country, causing treacherous conditions on roads like the M62, the M6 and the M74. The heaviest snow fell in Scotland this weekend, with 1,500 gritters being deployed. Records taken on Saturday shows temperatures of -6.4C, with gusts of 119mph – making it feel like -23C. The bitterly cold weekend comes as sub-zero winds from Russia collide with a severe weather front heading east from the Atlantic. Met Office meteorologist Alex Burkill said yesterday: “The band of rain, sleet and snow is crossing the UK and it is bringing significant amounts of snow in parts of Scotland and northern England.” [boxout headline=”A RARE PHENOMENON: WHAT IS FREEZING RAIN?”]Freezing rain is a type of liquid precipitation that falls as a supercooled water droplet until it strikes a cold surface, at which point it freezes almost instantly. It tends to start its life as snow, ice, sleet or hail, but passes through a layer of air that’s above 0 °C on the way down to the ground, melting into a liquid water droplet. If these droplets then fall through a zone of sub-zero air just above the ground, they become supercooled. When these supercooled droplets strike surfaces that are close to or below freezing, they freeze on impact forming a glaze of ice. It’s common across parts of the USA, for example, for weather systems to produce a lot of freezing rain. These are called ice storms, and if enough glaze collects on trees or power lines, the weight of the ice can cause them to break and collapse resulting in disruption on a large scale. The glaze is also slippery, which makes driving and walking almost impossible. The conditions needed for freezing rain to occur are quite specific and we don’t see them very often, making this phenomenon quite rare in the UK. Source: Met Office [/boxout] [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] He added that patches of frost and fog would also continue to plague the UK. The RAC is expecting breakdowns to soar above 7,000 per day while Network Rail has confirmed plans to use 34 de-icing trains in order to minimise disruption. The cold snap will ease off by Thursday although bookies have slashed the odds of a White Christmas to 2/7. [bc_video video_id=”5976870644001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rare footage of ‘ice pancakes’ phenomenon in the Scottish Highlands”] We pay for your stories and videos! Do you have a story or video for The Scottish Sun? Email us at scoop@the-sun.co.uk or call 0141 420 5200
17 Dec 18
The Sun
FREEZING storms from Iceland are set to hit Britain TONIGHT – and could cause more flooding and travel misery, forecasters say. Today will start mostly shower free, despite being chilly almost everywhere, but don’t pack your coat away just yet. Icelandic rain storms are set to batter Britain and bring more downpours and flooding The UK is just escaping from the clutches of Deirdre after 15 inches of snow, 80mph winds and freezing rain hammered most areas of the country. After a spate of weather warnings, the remnants of Deirdre are finally departing towards Scandinavia today, but the brief reprieve today and tomorrow won’t last long. From Tuesday, a brutal weather front will sweep in from Iceland hammering the UK with up to 40mm (1.5in) rain and could cause localised flooding in areas where rivers are already close to spilling their banks. Met Office meteorologist Martin Bowles said the area of low pressure would be coming from Iceland in the North Atlantic in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Rain in London yesterday – but more is on the way Rain will be the main feature of a miserable Tuesday, as an area of low pressure batters Britain from the Atlantic “It will start in Northern Ireland and move across the west of the UK,” he told the Sun Online. “Over the 24-hour period 40mm rain is set to fall in Dumfries and Galloway as well as the moors of South West England and the hills of West Wales. “We could see flooding in Dumfries & Galloway in Scotland, as well as the Moors of south west England and hills of West Wales.” He added: “In areas where there’s already been lots of rain in the last 48 hours some of the rivers are very full.” No flood alerts have yet been issued but this could change by Tuesday morning. [web_component id=”web-component-switch-craft” url=”https://www.thesun.co.uk/components_static/switch-craft/switch-craft.55e72fa3.js?data_file%3Dswitch-craft-weather.json” src=”https%3A%2F%2Fiframe.thesun.co.uk%2Fcomponents_static%2Fdata%2Fiframe-sc.html%3Fid%3Dweb-component-switch-craft%26script%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.thesun.co.uk%252Fcomponents_static%252Fswitch-craft%252Fswitch-craft.55e72fa3.js%253Fdata_file%253Dswitch-craft-weather.json”] Forecast for Tuesday at 6am – rain is set to sweep in across Northern Ireland and hammer the west of the UK By 3pm on Tuesday rain clouds are set to hover over much of South of England [bc_video video_id=”5980000191001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”UK weather forecast for Sunday December 16th – A much milder day for most of the UK with a small number of showers for the west “] Last week’s horrific conditions have caused nightmare driving conditions and “multiple crashes” after 15 inches of snow, 80mph winds and freezing rain hammered the isles. This morning, Police Scotland said there have already been several accidents on the M74, and warned motorists to avoid the “treacherous” A9. By Sunday morning the Met Office had lifted multiple Amber weather warnings across most of Scotland, Northern and Central England for freezing rain – a rare phenomenon where ice sheets known as black ice instantly form on road surfaces. There have already been several car crashes in Scotland after Storm Deirdre hit Police Scotland warning motorists to take extra care as freezing rain hits parts of Scotland creating treacherous driving conditions. There have been "multiple" crashes on the M74 between junction 15 Moffat and junction 17 Lockerbie. The A9 is also "treacherous" — LBC Breaking (@lbcbreaking) December 15, 2018 [bc_video video_id=”5979528681001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Brits set for ‘500-mile SNOW curtain’ on third weekend of December 2018 as -15C Baltic blizzards sweep in”] A fourth Amber warning for heavy snow and blizzards was also released yesterday for Scotland as areas barely reach temperatures past freezing but has also now been lifted. Ten yellow warnings were in place this weekend forecasting snow, strong winds and heavy rain to hit most regions of Scotland, Wales and the Yorkshire and Humber area. Chaotic travel conditions over the Christmas period will hit at a time when likely rain and ice could create havoc on the roads. Most of the UK is covered by weather warnings, with just the south east escaping Rain and snow has been sweeping across the country – and yet another nasty front is set to hit on Tuesday There are 330 rail projects taking place over the festive period, while schools breaking up relatively late on Friday, December 21, will trigger the most congested getaway rush for years. Superintendent Louise Blakelock, Deputy Head of Road Policing for Police Scotland, earlier issued a warning for drivers in Scotland – ones that apply to all drivers travelling in testing conditions. “Drivers of goods vehicles and buses should drive with extreme caution and be aware that you may be requested to park at a suitable position by the police,” she said. “If you are travelling on the roads you should ensure you and your vehicle are adequately prepared for the conditions, making sure you have sufficient fuel and supplies such as warm clothing, food and water in the event you are delayed for several hours. “Charge your mobile phone and plan your route as well as alternative routes.” Parts of England have been in the grips of freezing temperatures, with max temperatures of 0.2C recorded in areas including Bingley in West Yorkshire and Pateley Bridge in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Temperatures in Cairngorm, about 1,245 metres above sea level in the eastern Highlands of Scotland, have also remained bitterly cold. Snow falls in the Scottish Borders as Storm Deirdre hit the British Isles bringing plunging temperatures and treacherous traffic conditions Freezing rain has hit the central belt of the country, causing treacherous conditions on roads like the M62, the M6 and the M74. The heaviest snow fell in Scotland this weekend, with 1,500 gritters being deployed. Records taken on Saturday shows temperatures of -6.4C, with gusts of 119mph – making it feel like -23C. The bitterly cold weekend comes as sub-zero winds from Russia collide with a severe weather front heading east from the Atlantic. Met Office meteorologist Alex Burkill said yesterday: “The band of rain, sleet and snow is crossing the UK and it is bringing significant amounts of snow in parts of Scotland and northern England.” [boxout headline=”A RARE PHENOMENON: WHAT IS FREEZING RAIN?”]Freezing rain is a type of liquid precipitation that falls as a supercooled water droplet until it strikes a cold surface, at which point it freezes almost instantly. It tends to start its life as snow, ice, sleet or hail, but passes through a layer of air that’s above 0 °C on the way down to the ground, melting into a liquid water droplet. If these droplets then fall through a zone of sub-zero air just above the ground, they become supercooled. When these supercooled droplets strike surfaces that are close to or below freezing, they freeze on impact forming a glaze of ice. It’s common across parts of the USA, for example, for weather systems to produce a lot of freezing rain. These are called ice storms, and if enough glaze collects on trees or power lines, the weight of the ice can cause them to break and collapse resulting in disruption on a large scale. The glaze is also slippery, which makes driving and walking almost impossible. The conditions needed for freezing rain to occur are quite specific and we don’t see them very often, making this phenomenon quite rare in the UK. Source: Met Office [/boxout] [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”316″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] He added that patches of frost and fog would also continue to plague the UK. The RAC is expecting breakdowns to soar above 7,000 per day while Network Rail has confirmed plans to use 34 de-icing trains in order to minimise disruption. The cold snap will ease off by Thursday although bookies have slashed the odds of a White Christmas to 2/7. [bc_video video_id=”5976870644001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rare footage of ‘ice pancakes’ phenomenon in the Scottish Highlands”]
17 Dec 18
Arcynewsy

Author's image dragana991 Image caption The researchers linked an overactive immune system with ME-like symptoms An overactive immune system can help explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome, scientists at King's College of London have suggested. Many sufferers of CFS, or ME, state that their condition began with a challenge to their immune system as […]

17 Dec 18
eruditeblogger

The following are passages from a book I was recently reading called Pawns in the Game, by William Guy Carr. His biography indicates that he travelled to most countries of the world during his life, and eventually became a commander in the Canadian naval forces and participated in both world wars. He was also clearly […]

17 Dec 18

So earlier this year I posted a list of books that were on my personal shelves that I have yet to touch. At that time, I had about 50 books on the list, which I thought wasn’t too bad. Until I hit the spring library book sales at my local libraries and added to my […]

17 Dec 18
News Archives Uk

LONDON: Scientists exploring what can trigger a complex disease known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) have found clues to how some people's immune systems respond more actively to a health attack. CFS is a serious illness characterized by long-term physical and mental fatigue. It is estimated that CFS affects up to 17 million people worldwide […]

17 Dec 18
More UK News

Image copyright dragana991 Image caption Researchers linked an overactive immune system with ME-like symptoms An overactive immune system may help explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome, scientists from King’s College London have suggested. Many sufferers of CFS, or ME, say their condition began with a challenge to their immune system like an infection. The […]

16 Dec 18
Mufasa92 | Infodesk

Today, the health hazards in people’s daily lives have mainly been attributed to the level of pollution in the environment. In particular, air pollution is one of the major issues that affect quite a number of people and so far, it is yet to be solved. Air pollution can either be pollution of the air […]

16 Dec 18
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

President Trump tweeted Sunday that he will be “reviewing the case of a ‘U.S. Militaryhero,’ Major Matt Golsteyn, who is charged with murder.”  The president added: “He could face the death penalty from our own government after headmitted to killing a Terrorist bomb maker while overseas.” His post comes days after Golsteyn’s attorney, Philip Stackhouse, announced on Twitter that his client had been charged with “premeditated murder, a death penalty offense for allegedly killing a Taliban […]

16 Dec 18
Humours

Unreal City, Under the brown fog of a winter dawn, A crowd flowed over London Bridge, so many, I had not thought death had undone so many.                                               The Waste-Land, T.S Eliot Wells […]

16 Dec 18
ACM TRAINING

I was one of the estimated 32 million customers affected by O2’s data outage. And like many of those customers I took to Twitter under the hash tag #O2down. But in my case not to criticise the company. No, I wanted to thank them for providing me with a crisis communications case study. There’s a […]