If variety is the spice of life, then my career must be a vindaloo. What else could explain a background that has involved revealing the 'Mission Impossible' takeover attempt of Rangers by Ethan Hunt; that Little Britain stars created a storm when describing Motherwell in less than complimentary terms; unveiling Scotland's most valuable companies; and detailing the £1bn hole in the country's public sector pensions. All without a jug of iced water in sight.
Trains were cancelled in and out of Glasgow Queen Street high level, including services to Edinburgh for around two hours from 7.30pm because of flooded tracks. And when they resumed travellers faced delays of up to an hour.
The George Square Diamond Jubilee concert attended by the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh ended an hour early last night due to the rain. Some fans complained of missing out on seeing headliners Hue and Cry.