Winter Solstice

  • Today is the shortest day in the Southern Hemisphere
  • It is mid-winter
  • It is raining (please, Sir, we need some more!)
  • There is a gale force wind blowing
  • Claire Stewart passed away RIP – our condolences to the Stewarts and Stapletons
  • I had the third adjustment to my new leg brace
  • I have had a pain-free morning
  • The Constitutional Court rules secret ballots permissible with authority by the Speaker of the House
  • Pres Zuma appears in the House to answer questions about State Capture
  • The Tsitsikamma fires are extinguished