The Winter of our Discontent – Jan/Feb 2017

So far it is has been an appalling winter in Bulgaria. Indeed, to quote Shakespeare, “A Winter of Discontent” plus much more.  People travelling by road in the new year were suddenly struck  by hurricane winds and rapidly forming snow drifts. Cars and heavy trucks shunted to  a standstill causing a chain of accidents. There were no available machines for clearing the snow and people were marooned in their vehicles without water, food and medical support. The temperature plummeted to