Twenty flights were grounded at Bristol Airport today after the snow proved too difficult to shift, despite only yesterday the airport showing off its snow clearing equipment.
Passengers were rebooked onto other flights, but left waiting to find out exactly when they could take off.
Laura Makin-Isherwood reports:
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