Snow
Schools reopen but more snow arrives

By Kevin Unitt Monday 21 January 2013 Updated: 05/02 08:19

Latest News

Buy photos » Vicki and Ila Wingrove. Picture by Jon Mullis 04.013.005.leam.jm6 (www.buyphotos247.com)

ALL schools have reopened across Rugby and Warwickshire this morning (Wednesday) despite the arrival of more snow.

Forecasters say the big freeze is set to continue throughout the week.

Most main roads appear to be clear, though ice remains a major problem, particularly on unsalted minor roads.

There has also been disruption to bin collections and postal deliveries across the county.

Since Friday (January 18) - as snow began to fall - ambulance crews have been kept extremely busy, reporting a rise of 14 per cent in 999 calls.

A full list of closed schools are available at www.warwickshire.gov.uk, along with the latest traffic information.

Share This

Regional news »


Coventry Observer
Price cut is invitation for fans to join Sky Blues ...

A RICOH return for the Sky Blues has been labelled ...

Solihull Observer
Building work on A45 bridge in the pipeline

BUILDING work to reduce congestion and improve safety on the ...

Leamington Observer
Town centre bars at 'saturation point'

CRIME and anti-social behaviour will rise if more town centre ...

Stratford Observer
Drivers in hospital after Clifford Chambers crash

A WOMAN had to be airlifted to hospital after a ...