Snow threat for the region

snow on Holmfield
snow on Holmfield

A weather warning is being issued across the East Midlands with the threat of snow this Friday.

The Met Office issued the yellow warning, saying rain will turn to snow for a time on Friday morning, mainly on higher ground.

They say it is unlikely snow will accumulate on low ground, but slushy conditions can be expected.

The public are advised to be aware of the potential for some disruption to travel, especially during Friday morning rush hour.