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School closures in Staffordshire

Whiston in Staffordshire Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

The following schools will be shut in Staffordshire today due to snow and ice.

  • Ball Green Primary
  • Bentilee Nursery
  • Birches Head High
  • Discovery Academy
  • Goldenhill Primary School
  • Grange Nursery School
  • Grove Hamilton Infants
  • Hillside Primary School
  • Kingsland Nursery School
  • Kingsland Primary School
  • Maple Court Primary Academy
  • Northwood Broom Community School
  • Ormiston Horizon Academy
  • Sandon High School
  • Sandon Primary School
  • St Margaret Ward Academy
  • St Marks Primary School
  • St Peter's Primary Academy School
  • Wetley Rocks
  • Loxley Hall School
  • University Academy Kidsgrove

School closures in Leicestershire

Bradgate Park in Newtown Linford Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

The following schools in Leicestershire will be shut today due to snow and ice.

  • Marriott Primary School
  • Ashby School
  • Castle Rock High School, Coalville
  • Forest Way (Special) School, Coalville
  • King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville
  • Mercenfeld Primary School, Markfield
  • South Charnwood High School
  • Thornton Primary School
  • Warren Hills Community Primary School, Coalville


School closures in Derbyshire

A snow covered lane in Sparrowpitt, Derbyshire Credit: Mike Egerton/PA

Derbyshire County Council say the following schools have shut their doors due to snow and ice.

  • Hope Primary School
  • Barlow CE Primary School
  • Anthony Gell School
  • Monyash Primary School
  • Chapel-en-le-Frith C E Primary School
  • Poolsbrook Primary School
  • Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School
  • Hilltop Infant and Nursery School
  • Grindleford Primary School
  • Lady Manners School
  • Brookfield Primary School
  • Pinxton Kirkstead Junior School
  • Parkside Community Junior School
  • Alfreton Park Community Special School
  • Aldercar Community Language College
  • Chinley Primary School
  • Furness Vale Primary School
  • Ashgate Croft School
  • Croft Infant School, Alfreton
  • Highfields School, Matlock
  • Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Ashboourne is closed today.

Yellow Met Office warning of snow and ice in place

Snow covered fields around Ashbourne in Derbyshire Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

A Yellow Met Office warning of snow and ice is in place until 11:00am in certain parts of the region.

The 'be aware' warning is in place in the following areas:

East Midlands

  • Northamptonshire
  • Leicestershire
  • Rutland
  • Lincolnshire
  • Leicester
  • Nottinghamshire
  • Nottingham
  • Derbyshire

West Midlands

  • Herefordshire
  • Warwickshire
  • Worcestershire
  • West Midlands conurbation
  • Shropshire
  • Staffordshire

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Snow alerts continue for East and West Midlands

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