Do cows really lie down when it’s about to rain?

Over 60% believe it’s true. But, is it? Three-quarters of the British public have used folklore such as ‘red sky at night, shepherd’s delight’ to predict the weather. Half have been caught out by the weather when they relied on folklore methods. The public’s fascination with the weather is well-known, and few have not heard … Read more

Your local NHS offers advice as level 3 cold weather warning is issued across the North West

Following the Met Office issuing a cold weather alert Level 3 affecting the North West from Wednesday 4 January 2017 to Friday 6 January 2017, health chiefs at NHS West Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are advising residents to be prepared for this cold weather. The Level 3 alert means that severe cold weather/icy conditions/heavy snow has hit parts … Read more