Snow shuts Belper schools

Horsley Woodhouse snow March 2013
Horsley Woodhouse snow March 2013

Snow overnight and this morning has led to the closure of a number of schools in Belper and surrounding villages today.

Those to have confirmed closures are: Ambergate Primary School, Crich Junior School, Denby Free CE (Aided) Primary School, Herbert Strutt Primary School, Richardson Endowed Primary School, Long Row Primary School, Fritchley CE Aided Primary School, Stanley Common C OF E Primary School, Little Eaton Primary School, Pottery Primary School, Heage Primary School and Belper School and Sixth Form Centre.

Snow is possible throughout today (Friday) with temperatures dipping to -1C tonight.

Pictured: Roads in Horsley Woodhouse were treacherous this morning.