The Meteorological Office issued the following gale warning:
"There is a moderate risk of severe weather affecting parts of southern Scotland and north east England along with parts of Cumbria on Saturday. Westerly winds will gust 50-60mph at times with gusts to 70mph possible."
The Gordon Brown 'I'm not unelected, I'm North British' mouthpiece formerly known as the Telegraph headlined it like this:
Gale warnings for northern Britain.
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