Shouldn't that be the weather of eons!!?Or millenia???'Tis wonderful the power of Mother Nature...Off topic...we've just listen to a fascinating "Living World" prog on BBC iPlayer...about Osmia bicolor...I've put the link in a comment on the "Old favourites and new arrivals" [currently the latest] post on Amelia Frenchgarden's blog...fascinating bit of radio.
Tim: Thanks. I'll be sure to listen to it.