Some schools in Cumbria are beginning to close due to the snow. 

Frequent snow showers are likely to cause further disruption to travel during Wednesday and Thursday.

Here's a list of the current school closures:

  • Frizington's Kirkland Church of England Academy 
  • Millom's Thwaites School 
  • Old Hutton CofE School in Kendal, will be closed from 12.30pm due to the worsening road conditions. 
  • Selside Endowed CofE Primary School
  • Penrith's Millburn School is also closed, however that is due to planned electrical work. 
  • Great Corby Primary School in Carlisle
  • Penruddock Primary School in Penrith
  • Culgaith CofE School in Penrith
  • The Lakes School in Windemere