It’s questionable whether picture postcards or political manifestos tell bigger lies. But the idea that there is “sun all the year” on the Cote d’Azur is manifestly untrue. Actually, given our water shortage, most people wish the sun didn’t shine so much. Anyway, we had a very wet week recently, which coincided with us being up at Courmettes with a visiting Oxford academic.
So here is some photographic evidence of the weather…..
Despite one or two feeble attempts at rain, the weather since has returned to being settled, sunny and dry and we’ve even had some frosts. But it does at last feel like winter.