Tuesday, 17th July 2018
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It seems that no matter what happens in Ireland, especially if it is something good, there is always a cloud that comes with the silver linings. While we should be enjoying the seasonably good weather we are getting warnings that we might have to endure water shortages or outages if the good weather continues much longer.

It seems that we have to go back to the days of the 1970s to when we enjoyed weather that was as good as we have it at the moment.

There are things that everyone can do to ensure that we don't waste water, no hosepipes, shorter showers, no paddling pools. But a lot of these things are what make the good weather even better and there will hardly be a committed gardener who will let their plants wither away for want of some water. We don't really know how long the good weather will last and the rains come again so lets enjoy it for now and put off the worry until another day.


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