But not in London.
While it's had its grey moments, the sun has shone down on London town and bathed the city in preparation for summer...
|Oxford Street still looking all Jubilee-esque|
|Great College Gardens, Westminster on the way from Westminster tube to Head Office|
|Lit in glory, the ceiling at the Wyndham Theatre, near Leicester Square|
Gidday HQ has not been spared a spritzing of summer either and I am delighted to report a couple of exciting developments at my new 'patch'.
Those of you who have been reading along for a while now may remember the trials and tribulations of my first patch, featuring any number of pot-reared veg, a few herbs and the curious case of the disappearing 'strawb'. Well over the last week, I've discovered a veritable panopoly of shiny red berries hidden beneath the leaves overflowing the old strawberry pot...
|Luscious and ripe, my strawberry plant has more than just survived the move north of the river|
|...and there's a big umbrella too!|