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Global Warming!!!

P1090609 (2)Danger lurks in the Quantock Hills as giant ants appear to be taking over!!! Do we have to look forward to more of this? (click image for better view)

Photo Tom Jacobs 4/4/2014

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Did you know that we have our very own weatherman in Combwich?  Take a look at his  rainfall records for the village, and read on to learn something surprising about our local weather…

“After the wet spell we’ve had this autumn and winter, if I say that Combwich is one of the driest places in the West of England you’ll think it’s time to send for the men in the white coats! However, I assure you this is so. There is a micro-climate that exists along the coast from Watchet to Brean Down. Whilst we get all the general rain sweeping in from the Atlantic like everybody else and general rain covering the whole country from the north, where we are different is that we miss out on two major weather streams that dump huge quantities of wetness as they pass. Continue reading …and now, over to our weather centre