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Boxing Day is … ?

Most people I speak with have little or no idea of what Boxing Day is really all about, and quite frankly just don’t care, so long as they still get a paid day off work. We know that Boxing Day is the day after Xmas, and a day off work, and it’s when shopping goes … Continue reading

Happy Summer Solstice 2011,

 … the Summer solstice is today Thursday 22nd at 3.30pm local  time   The Summer Solstice occurs when the sun reaches its most southerly declination of -23.5 degrees. In other words, it is when the North Pole is tilted 23.5 degrees away from the sun. Depending on the Gregorian calendar, the December solstice occurs annually … Continue reading