New names chosen for storms to hit British

  • Barney, Desmond, Steve, Tegan and Wendy are among the names chosen by members of the public to identify storms that might hit Britain in the future. The Met Office on Tuesday announced the results after receiving thousands of responses via email, Facebook and Twitter, BBC reported. It is hoped that naming storms will help raise awareness of severe weather and ensure that people protect themselves, the office said. Source: IANS