Month: November 2009

Record Breaking Whistler Blackcomb Snowfall

As of the 22nd of November the cumulative snow for for Whistler Blackcomb is over 5 metres, thats a lot of snow! The month isn’t even over yet…just in the last 24hrs they have had 17cm of fresh snow ontop of the 239cm base. This is the snowiest November EVER for this region. Current temperatures are well below freezing and the winter looks set to continue in this style for much of Northern...

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UK MET Office Issues RED Alert

The Uk Met office has issued a number of weather warnings for the south west Scotland and North West England. Some rivers are already in spate in these areas and with a warning of up to 250mm, thats nearly TEN INCHES of rain forecast, they felt that action has to be taken to avoid as much damage as possible. The warnings take affect from 1500 today, but as yet the rain hasn’t started in Glasgow, and niether has the gales which are forecast. The worst of the weather is to be tommorow through to friday with a 60-80% chance of disruption in the affected areas. If you live in a flood risk zone near rivers or lakes, then its wise to be prepared follow the guidlines which are issused by the local enviroment agencies. Simple steps to take are move valuables upstairs, insurance documents, photos and things which are hard to...

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Clyde1 Cash for Kids – Charity Auction

Clyde1 Radio have released their document.write(‘Cash for Kids‘);Cash for Kids Auction This is a fundraising lunch held at the Hilton hotel in Glasgow and is attending by lots of celebrities doing their bit for the charity. Entrace to this event is now by auction only. The tickets sold out in 20 minutes so they are now auctioning off the last two tables, for ten people each, to add to the amount raised. Every penny raised goes straight to the charity. Last year “Cash for Kids” raised over £1million for needy and vurnerable children in the West/Central area of Scotland. If you want to attend this event then get your// < ![CDATA[ document.write('get your bid in!‘); // ]]><a target=”_blank” href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/710-53481-19255-0/1?ff3=4&pub=5574652084&toolid=10001&campid=5336370070&customid=clyde&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fshop.ebay.co.uk%2Fradioclydecashforkids%2Fm.html%3F_nkw%3D%26_armrs%3D1%26_from%3D%26_ipg%3D%26_trksid%3Dp3686″ mce_href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/710-53481-19255-0/1?ff3=4&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336370070&amp;customid=clyde&amp;mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fshop.ebay.co.uk%2Fradioclydecashforkids%2Fm.html%3F_nkw%3D%26_armrs%3D1%26_from%3D%26_ipg%3D%26_trksid%3Dp3686″>get your bid in!</a><img style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” mce_style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/710-53481-19255-0/1?ff3=4&pub=5574652084&toolid=10001&campid=5336370070&customid=clyde&mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]” mce_src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/710-53481-19255-0/1?ff3=4&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336370070&amp;customid=clyde&amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]”>! Read more at...

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Christmas on Ebay

The nights are drawing in fast now, there is a distinct chill in the air, the shops have their decorations up, and the adverts have their Christmas songs playing. It can only mean one thing, the festive season is here, very soon! Financially its been a tough year for everyone, the credit crunch is not making things easy for anyone, so its important to look after your money during the holiday season, this doesn’t mean you have to cancel Christmas though! There are plenty of deals to be found, for example, http://rover.ebay.com/ar/1/55242/1?lt=9&adtype=3&pubid=5574652084&toolid=10001&campid=5336446556&customid=christmasoebaypost&uq=christmas+decorations&sellerId=&ex_kw=&sortBy=12&catId=&minPrice=&maxPrice=&laction=_self&ltext=ebay+decorations&n3y=1&v1e=1&u7v=1&a3h=1&def=a3h&ig=1&mpt='+Math.floor(Math.random()*999999999)+'&lt;a target=”_self” href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;icep_uq=christmas+decorations&amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;icep_catId=&amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;ipn=psmain&amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;kwid=902099&amp;mtid=824&amp;kw=lg” mce_href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;amp;icep_uq=christmas+decorations&amp;amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;amp;icep_catId=&amp;amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;amp;ipn=psmain&amp;amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;amp;kwid=902099&amp;amp;mtid=824&amp;amp;kw=lg”&gt;ebay decorations&lt;/a&gt;&lt;img style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” mce_style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;uq=christmas+decorations&amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]” mce_src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;amp;uq=christmas+decorations&amp;amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]”/&gt; might be cheaper than your high street stores and you may be able to find something different, perhaps some collectable wooden Christmas ornaments or http://rover.ebay.com/ar/1/55242/1?lt=9&adtype=3&pubid=5574652084&toolid=10001&campid=5336446556&customid=christmasoebaypost&uq=christmas+garden+decorations&sellerId=&ex_kw=&sortBy=12&catId=&minPrice=&maxPrice=&laction=_self&ltext=garden+Christmas&n3y=1&v1e=1&u7v=1&a3h=1&def=a3h&ig=1&mpt='+Math.floor(Math.random()*999999999)+'&lt;a target=”_self” href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;icep_uq=christmas+garden+decorations&amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;icep_catId=&amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;ipn=psmain&amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;kwid=902099&amp;mtid=824&amp;kw=lg” mce_href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;amp;icep_uq=christmas+garden+decorations&amp;amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;amp;icep_catId=&amp;amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;amp;ipn=psmain&amp;amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;amp;kwid=902099&amp;amp;mtid=824&amp;amp;kw=lg”&gt;garden Christmas&lt;/a&gt;&lt;img style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” mce_style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;uq=christmas+garden+decorations&amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]” mce_src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=christmasoebaypost&amp;amp;uq=christmas+garden+decorations&amp;amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]”/&gt; decorations to wow your neighbours with. When it comes to Christmas trees, you have three options, don’t get a Xmas tree at all Get a fake Christmas tree (saves money for next year) Get a real Christmas tree (sticks to festive tradition and smells great!) Christmas decorations, such as http://rover.ebay.com/ar/1/55242/1?lt=9&adtype=3&pubid=5574652084&toolid=10001&campid=5336446556&customid=&uq=christmas+lights&sellerId=&ex_kw=&sortBy=12&catId=&minPrice=&maxPrice=&laction=_self&ltext=fairy+lights&n3y=1&v1e=1&u7v=1&a3h=1&def=a3h&ig=1&mpt='+Math.floor(Math.random()*999999999)+'&lt;a target=”_self” href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=&amp;icep_uq=christmas+lights&amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;icep_catId=&amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;ipn=psmain&amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;kwid=902099&amp;mtid=824&amp;kw=lg” mce_href=”http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=&amp;amp;icep_uq=christmas+lights&amp;amp;icep_sellerId=&amp;amp;icep_ex_kw=&amp;amp;icep_sortBy=12&amp;amp;icep_catId=&amp;amp;icep_minPrice=&amp;amp;icep_maxPrice=&amp;amp;ipn=psmain&amp;amp;icep_vectorid=229466&amp;amp;kwid=902099&amp;amp;mtid=824&amp;amp;kw=lg”&gt;fairy lights&lt;/a&gt;&lt;img style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” mce_style=”text-decoration:none;border:0;padding:0;margin:0;” src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;pub=5574652084&amp;toolid=10001&amp;campid=5336446556&amp;customid=&amp;uq=christmas+lights&amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]” mce_src=”http://rover.ebay.com/roverimp/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=9&amp;amp;pub=5574652084&amp;amp;toolid=10001&amp;amp;campid=5336446556&amp;amp;customid=&amp;amp;uq=christmas+lights&amp;amp;mpt=[CACHEBUSTER]”/&gt;, tinsel, baubles and miniature Christmas ornaments are usually reusable year after year, of course you could always get into the Christmas spirit by getting the family round and making your own decorations, put some Christmas songs on in...

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Heavy China Snow fall

Source: The snow began to fall Monday on northern and central Chinese provinces Xinhua: More than 9,000 buildings have collapsed since Monday Xinhua: Civil Affairs ministry says 159,000 people evacuated from homes,...

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