Gritters out on the road in preparation for sleet & snow

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The region's gritters will be out in force this evening after the Met Office issued a Yellow Warning for ice on the roads.

After a wet day temperatures are forecast to plummet tonight causing ice on the regions roads and pavements.

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We spoke to Chris Riley, the Manager of Gloucestershire Highways at a gritting depot near Stroud, he warns drivers to 'take extra care' on the roads.