Transport delays as East Midlands wakes up to snow

Weather forecast.
Weather forecast.

The East Midlands woke up to road closures and icy conditions this morning as the winter weather which has hit the region began to bite.

Many residents woke up to a blanket of snow early this morning as Storm Caroline brought in freezing conditions.

The cold weather is expected to last throughout the rest of the day and over the weekend with a yellow warning of snow and ice currently in place. Snake Pass has already been closed due to snow and ice

The Met Office is predicting more snow over the next 72 hours, meaning that the weather problem may worsen.

Stagecoach East Midlands have issued updates on cancelled and delayed bus services

Stagecoach East Midlands tweeted:

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#Mansfield service 12 from Mansfield operating late at 09;15

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#MAnsfield service 27 not operating Station Road Preston Road due to road conditions

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#Mansfield service 12 to shirebrook at 08:45 will operate late severe traffic delay

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#Mansfield service 28 to Newark from mansfield will operate late due to weather conditions

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