Due to the ongoing Arctic blast affecting the UK, some schools have decided to close their doors for the day.
With more snow and ice expected today, treacherous winter conditions persist. As a result, children will be set to work remotely.
The Met Office has issued several severe national warnings for snow and ice, and updates to the current warnings are very likely.
The UK Health and Security Agency has also issued a Level 3 Cold Weather Alert for England.
For those wondering whether their child’s school is closed due to the weather, there is a list below organized by location. In Buckinghamshire, schools continue to be affected by snow-related closures.
Cambridgeshire, Devon, East Sussex, Essex, Herefordshire, Kent, Lancashire, Norfolk, Pembrokeshire, Shetland Islands, Somerset, Suffolk, and West Sussex all have a full list available of school closures.
There are no school closures in Cornwall and Cumbria due to unforeseen circumstances.
In Gloucestershire, Rowanfield Infant School and Rowanfield Junior School are closed due to the heating not working.
Meanwhile, there are no reported school closures in Shropshire or Staffordshire.
In London, some schools across several boroughs are closed today due to continued snow and ice. To check whether a specific school is closed, it is best to visit the relevant council website.
The full list for London boroughs is as follows: Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Camden, City of London, Croydon, Ealing, Enfield, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Kingston upon Thames, Lambeth, Lewisham, Merton, Newham, Redbridge, Richmond upon Thames, Southwark, Sutton, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Wandsworth, and Westminster.»Some schools decide to close their doors for the day«