One of my pet irritations is people talking loudly and incessantly on their mobile phones on public transport or in other public places, such as restaurants? Why do they feel the need to let all the other passengers hear their one-sided conversations, something which in itself is an irritation.
Btw how did Edinburgh go, Nigel? At least you got plenty of sunshine, although a chilly easterly breeze to go along with it.
Yep, I noticed how people on the East coast of Scotland have different expectations of weather. The zoo guide kept telling us what a stunningly hot day it was. It was about 15 degrees with a cold Northerly breeze. We were shivering. Good weekend, though. Love your city.