are also frequent in continental midlatitude areas, including inland regions around the Mediterranean Sea.
She visited the site of the tragedy and said: "While I was standing in the block's backyard for five minutes, two icicles
crashed from the roof above the entrance."
During an icicle
's growth, a thin film of water from melting snow and ice above an icicle
flows along the hanging shaft and refreezes onto the icicle
Walker Colin Anderson, 41, stumbled on the amazing sight of scores of the glistening icicles
in Bowes, Co Durham, yesterday.
The Test Icicles
, on the same label as Franz Ferdinand, have since folded.
Signed to the same label that brought us Franz Ferdinand and The Arctic Monkeys, Test Icicles
are a band that have managed to get over being saddled with a quite dreadful name.