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‘Climate Breakdown’ … In 1948

Paul Homewood, Not A Lot Of People Know That

While weather events such as this week’s and 1948’s are rare, they are just that – weather events. Caroline Lucas and her alarmist friends should study a bit of history.


“The UK has broken the record for its warmest winter day for the second consecutive day, with a temperature of 21.2°C in Kew Gardens, London.

There was a big song and dance about the new record temperature set at Kew this week, 21.2C or 70F.

We are told that summerlike temperatures at this time of year are unheard of. Caroline Lucas even ludicrously called it “climate breakdown

Yet back in March 1948, we had even higher temperatures early in the month, on the 9th:

Met Office Library Archive

The high of 75F recorded at Wealdstone that day is probably even more exceptional than the record at Kew this week , on the 26th.

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