School closures

The decision to close a school is taken by the head teacher. They may choose not to report the closure or changed arrangement to us.

Schools will usually inform parents directly if they have had to close or change arrangements due to severe weather.

We advise you to contact your child's school during periods of extreme weather to find out if it has been affected.

The BBC maintain a list of school closures which will be updated with closures they are made aware of during periods of severe weather.

Local radio station will also have updates on school closures.

Local radio

Disruption to other services

Find details about disruption to other Council services.

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