LONDON/GLASGOW – Snow and ice have traffic in the United Kingdom Wednesday partially paralysed. Hundreds of trains fell off due to the winter weather. Heavy snow made roads partially impassable. Especially Scotland and the east of England are affected.
Hundreds of schools remained closed. The airports of Glasgow and Newcastle have traffic temporarily interrupted to snow to be able to clean up their runways. More than a hundred flights at Heathrow have been cancelled. Also the fast train to London Heathrow Airport-reed.
The British weather service is expecting heavy snow in the coming days, especially in Scotland.