April snow in Calderdale

Forecasters have warned motorists to take care after snow fell across parts of Yorkshire this morning.

Friday, 29th April 2016, 9:12 am
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 3:09 pm

Predictions of snowfall through Thursday night were proved correct, although no further snow is forecast.

A Met Office spokesperson said: “Please be aware of the risk of difficult driving conditions and disruption to transport.”

Traffic in Calderdale is moving ok at the moment, with no major issues on the roads.

Information on school closures:

Central Street Infant and Nursery, Hebden Bridge: Confirmed open

Cragg Vale J & I School, Cragg Vale: Routes have been cleared but staff advise parents and pupils to take care

Heptonstall J, I & N School, Heptonstall: Open for all pupils who can make it safely in

North Halifax Grammar: The school is open but the situation may change

Northowram Primary School: Confirmed open

Sowerby Village CE (VC) Primary School: Confirmed open

Stubbings Infant School: Confirmed open