The sunny, unseasonably warm weather continues. Blue sky and shirtsleeves for our morning outing. The central heating is on but barely ticking over. 'The Font' fills the little Skoda up with petrol at 94 cents a litre . Not so long ago it was a Euro fifty.
At lunchtime the mayors secretary can be seen decorating the three small yews outside the town hall. This is the ' Here's $5 for decorations. Bring me the change ' way to celebrate Christmas.