Spring is on its way – at long last | Shiers

Our gloomy, reluctant spring is expected to give way to warmer, drier days.

Try plenty of sunshine and temperatures into the 70s.

Even if it’s too difficult to imagine.

The good weather in the forecast is expected to last for several days.

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