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Kids afraid to speak out over 'uncomfortable' internet content

More than half of children in our region don't tell anyone when they have seen something online that makes them feel uncomfortable.

Child using the internet Credit: PA Images

In a survey for Action for Children one in five eight to 17 year olds in the East admitted it was because they were worried they would get into trouble

The research comes on Safer Internet Day, which encourages parents to talk to their children about the time they spend online.

Your snow updates and pictures on Twitter

People across the Anglia region have been posting pictures of the snow in their area on Twitter.

Send your snow pictures to angliaweather@itv.com

Knebworth area near Stevenage in Hertfordshire

St Neots area of Cambridgeshire

Bedfordshire south of Bedford

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Snow warning extended to entire Anglia region

Area covered by a yellow weather warning for snow and ice until 10am on Tuesday 3 February 2015. Credit: Met Office

The Met Office has extended its yellow weather warning for snow and ice further westwards to cover all parts of the Anglia region.

The warning is in force until 10am on Tuesday 3 February 2015.

Snow has been reported on Monday evening in Norfolk, Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire.

The Met Office says: "Showers of sleet and snow will affect the area overnight and for a while on Tuesday morning, bringing local accumulations of 1-2 cm, perhaps around 5 cm for the North York Moors. There is also a a risk of ice on untreated surfaces. The public should be aware of locally tricky driving conditions."

Radar image showing areas where snow was falling at 9.30pm on Monday 2 February 2015. Credit: Met Office

"A northerly flow will bring an air mass of arctic origin over the area. Showers will fall as snow inland and over hills, though may remain as rain or sleet near coasts, where the risk of ice may be higher."

– Met Office Chief Forecaster's assessment

Is it snowing near you? Tell us about it and send a picture to angliaweather@itv.com

Yellow warning of snow and ice for East of England

Taken in Cambridge on Saturday. Credit: Barry Starling

A yellow warning for snow and ice in the East has been issued by the Met Office.

It covers Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, Peterborough, Suffolk and Hertfordshire valid from 7pm Monday 2 February to 10am on Tuesday 3 February.

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Area covered by the yellow weather warning on Monday night into Tuesday. Credit: Met Office

The Met Office warning says: "Showers of sleet and snow will affect the area later today and overnight and for a while on Tuesday morning, bringing local accumulations of 1-2 cm, perhaps around 5 cm for the North York Moors. There is also a a risk of ice on untreated surfaces."

"A northerly flow will bring an air mass of arctic origin over the area. Showers will fall as snow inland and over hills, though may remain as rain or sleet near coasts, where the risk of ice may be higher."

– Met Office Chief Forecaster's assessment

Warning of snow for the East on Wednesday

Snow on the A47 at Swaffham in Norfolk on Saturday. Credit: Gary Parker

A yellow warning for snow on Wednesday in the East has been issued by the Met Office.

It covers Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Suffolk & Milton Keynes valid from 0005hrs until 2355 hrs on Wednesday 4 February.

Fresh ice warning issued for the East

The Met Office has issued an ice warning for the East of England for overnight tonight.

The yellow warning covers: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Peterborough, Southend-on-Sea, Suffolk & Thurrock valid from 1800 Sun 01 Feb to 1000 Mon 02 Feb

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