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Overnight snowfall hits West

Fresh snow has fallen across many parts of Western Britain, continuing a week of disruption to schools, airports and traffic networks.

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Parts of UK wake up to further snowfall

Fresh snow has fallen across many parts of the UK overnight, continuing a week of disruption to schools, airports and traffic networks.

Traffic is flowing on the slushy roads and children make their way to school in Princetown, Dartmoor. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Up to 9cm (3.5in) has already fallen in some of the worst affected areas, including southern England, south-west England, the West Midlands and Wales.

A light dusting is all that remains after overnight snowfall in Princetown, Dartmoor. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Northern Scotland and northern England also had a further dumping of around 2cm (0.8in).

The snow is expected to ease throughout the day when it will become confined to south Wales and south-west England.

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