Travel disruption as more snow hits Yorkshire

Snow on the A1

6:56am 8th March 2018
(Updated 11:12am 8th March 2018)

Just when you thought that Spring was finally here, the snow has returned to parts of Yorkshire this morning.

Heavy snow has caused widespread disruption, with many schools now closed for the day or having opened late.

The latest school closures

Pictured above: difficult driving condition on the A1

A number of major roads were slow-moving earlier, while minor routes were described as 'impassable'.

Police in Harrogate urged motorists not to travel unless necessary:

This was the scene on some of the region's busiest routes:

How the snow is affecting traffic and travel.

It was a similar scene in Ripon:

...and in West Yorkshire.

This image was taken just outside Keighley:

Snow in West Yorkshire

The latest forecast:

Full 5-day weather forecast.

School bus services were also suspended after vehicles started getting stuck:

Public transport was affected.

Connexions announced that they were stopping all services in Harrogate, while passengers on the 36 bus, between Leeds, Harrogate and Ripon experienced  long delays:

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