Chippenham snow updates: Traffic, school closures, public transport
By nhavergal | Friday, January 18, 2013, 09:19
Heavy snowfall overnight has caused schools to be closed, public transport to be delayed and traffic chaos across Wiltshire.
The following schools have been closed in Wiltshire due to the weather:
Abbeyfield School, Chippenham
The Corsham School is closed however exams timetabled for today are still taking place.
Box C of E Primary School
Bratton Primary School
Christchurch Primary School, Bradford on Avon
Clarendon College, Trowbridge
Corsham Primary School
Corsham Regis Primary School
Fitzmaurice Primary School, Bradford on Avon
Frogwell Primary School, Chippenham
Grove Primary School, Trowbridge
Hilperton C of E Primary School, Trowbridge
Holbrook Primary School, Trowbridge
Ivy Lane Primary School, Chippenham
The John of Gaunt School, Trowbridge
Kings Lodge Community School, Chippenham
King's Park Primary School, Melksham
Larkrise School, Trowbridge
Longmeadow Primary School, Trowbridge
Lypiatt Primary and Early Year's Centre, Corsham
Manor C of E Primary School, Melksham
The Mead Primary School, Trowbridge
Melksham Oak Primary School (exams still going ahead)
Monkton Park Primary School, Chippenham
New Close Community Primary School, Trowbridge
North Bradley C of E Primary School, North Bradley near Trowbridge
Paxcroft School, Trowbridge
Queen's Crescent School, Chippenham
St Augustine's, Trowbridge
St John's Catholic School, Trowbridge
St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon
Saint Mary's Church of England School, Marlborough
Saint Mary's R.C Primary School, Chippenham
Saint Nicholas School, Chippenham
St Patrick's Catolic Primary School, Corsham
St Peter's C of E Primary School, Chippenham
St Peter's Junior School, Marlborough
Sambourne CE VC Primary School, Warminster
Shaw C of E Primary School, Melksham
Sheldon School, Chippenham
Studley Green Primary School, Trowbridge
Walwayne Court School, Trowbridge
Westbury C of E Junior School, Westbury
Westbury Infants School, Westbury
Westbury Leigh C of E Primary School, Westbury
Young People's Support Service, Trowbridge
Rowden Hill going towards Malmesbury Road has slow moving traffic.
The A4 going towards Bath from the Sainsbury's roundabout, the traffic is currently at a standstill.
The M4 Westbound between the A3102 and the A350 has slow moving traffic due to an accident. Delays on the motorway expected throughout the day.
London Road is closed due to ice on the road. Please avoid this area.
South West train are not running any services in Wiltshire today however tickets are valid on First Great Western Trains.
First Great Western train line delays between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour affecting stations, Bath Spa, Trowbridge, Westbury and Warminster.
First Great Western train line delays between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington affecting stations Chippenham and Melksham.
Wiltshire Council has confirmed Chippenham's market will be cancelled today due to the snow.
Wiltshire Council has announced no dustbin service will be running today.
Do you have snow pictures? Send them to: firstname.lastname@example.org.