Archive for January 19th, 2007

Our wee road up a steep hill from our village was blocked by not one, but three articulated lorries this morning, who had tried and failed to make it up.    What were the drivers thinking about?   The road was sheet ice with still some of yesterday’s snow about.    Sheer madness to even try, and it blocked the road for everyone else.   They have made a huge mess of the verges.

OK, not as bad as the conditions in England yesterday, where lorries were being blown over everywhere.

But in general, lorries and bad weather don’t mix.    And artics are completely hopeless in the snow.   Totally useless.

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