Hazy September Sunshine

And as the night time temperatures in the south of England are around what the day time averages should be … you can either worry about our erratic climate or just get out and enjoy it while you can.

Would that be fiddling while Rome burns?

Perhaps.

But I increasingly suspect anything Joe and Josephine Average might do to try and reduce their carbon footprint will be so spectacularly undermined by the actions of others that it just doesn’t matter. When you hear that they’re going to build air-conditioned football stadiums in the desert for a one-off tournament, you know the world is quite perfectly insane.

Didcot Power Station, idle

Didcot, idle, photographed from a nature reserve. That must be poetry.