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Thursday, 3 March 2016

Snow is set to cause disruption across Bradford district this morning

Snow is set to cause disruption across Bradford district this morning


Snow is set to cause disruption across Bradford district this morning

Snow has fallen across the Bradford district this morning



  • Traffic disruption likely for commuters
  • Some schools to close

  • 8:57am
    School closure list being updated by the minute. Here is the latest
    Copthorne Primary School
    Frizinghall Primary School
    Grange Technology College
    Hanson School
    Heaton St Barnabas
    High Crags Primary School
    Lister Primary School
    Park Primary PRU
    Princeville Primary School
    Reevy Hill Primary School
    Southfield School
    St Stephen's CofE Primary
    Samuel Lister Academy
    Wilsden Primary School
    Beckfoot School in Bingley
    Beckfoot Upper Heaton (former Belle Vue Boys)
    Bradford District Pupil Referral Unit
    Bradford Girl's Grammar School
    Hazelbeck Special School
    Hollingwood Primary School
    Ilkley Grammar School
    Thornton Grammar School
    Oxenhope Primary School
    Haworth Primary School
    Parkside Primary School
    Carlton Bolling College
    Brackenhill Primary School
    Belle Vue Girls School
    Queensbury School
    Rastrick High School
    Eldwick Primary School
    Tong High School
    Chellow Heights Special School
    Farnham Primary School
    St Bedes & St Joseph's Catholic College
    Thornton Primary School
    University Academy Keighley
    Oakbank School in Keighley
    Allerton Primary School
    St Stephen's CofE Primary School
    Farfield Primary School
    High Park School
    Denholme Primary School
    Clayton Village Primary School and Barkerend Primary School will open at 10am today due to the snow disruption
    Southmere Primary School is opening at 9.30am.



    8:33am
    UPDATE: Metro's latest travel advice:
    Bus operators are reporting delays to all services across West Yorkshire due to weather conditions.
    Bradford
    500 and 664 operating between Keighley & Haworth only. 
    665 is running between Keighly and Oakworth only.
    613/614 Bartle Lane closed - services are staying on Great Horton Road
    615 is not using Saffron Drive.
    616 unable to operate via Wilsden and Harden, using 615 route to Bingley from Sandy Lane crossroads.
    617/618 not operating to Allerton Bracewell Ave from Saffron Drive. It will be using the terminus at Allerton Stoney Lane.
    620 not going to Smith Lane, Heights Lane. It will be using Toller Lane.
    622/623 not operating to Eldwick. It's terminating at Bingley Wellington Street
    633 missing out Springwood Gardens and using Parkwood Road
    640/641 - not going to Thorpe Edge. Terminating at Five Lane Ends, Morrisons.
    645 is not operating in Ravenscliffe and is staying on Harrogate Road.
    646 is not operating via the estate and is staying on Wrose Road
    670 is serving the main roads only.
    686/687 is missing out Undercliffe Lane to Fagley staying on Otley.
    702 suspended. All buses running as 703 route and terminating at Guard House Ring.
    710 operating via West Lane & terminating at Hill Clough.
    719 going normal route until Ingrow Lane on its return to Keighley, then diverting via Queens Road (Old Route).
    Calderdale
    Halifax services running on the main roads only.
    500 operating between Keighley & Haworth only.
    Most school specials in Calderdale will not operate due to school closures except Brighouse/Brooksbank/New College Hudd
    592 not serving Burnley, terminating in Todmorden
    No school specials running in Todmorden/Hebden Bridge
    Kirklees
    205 not serving Spring Avenue, Gildersome
    Leeds
    4A is not serving Inghrams Ave. Buses are using Victoria Rd in both directions.
    X14, X15 are unable to use Valley Rd, Pudsey. Buses are diverting along Robin Lane in both directions
    1 going via Holtdale Approach - Otley Old Rd - Holtdale Approach and picking up outside Holt Park Centre.
    6 is now back on its normal route.
    60A not serving Kent Road / Valley Road in Pudsey, or Butt Lane or Leysholmes. Using Ring Road from Pudsey onto Stonebridge Lane and as normal route excluding Leysholmes.
    97 is now back to its normal route.
    205 not serving Spring Avenue, Gildersome
    Wakefield
    Services running normally with some delays.
    Trains
    No problems reported at the moment.


    8:32am
    Clayton Village Primary School and Barkerend Primary School will open at 10am today due to the snow disruption
    Southmere Primary School is opening at 9.30am.
    And more schools have now been added to the list of closures
    Oakbank School in Keighley
    Allerton Primary School
    St Stephen's CofE Primary School
    Farfield Primary School
    High Park School


    8:21am

    Here is the full list of school closures this morning as it stands
    Beckfoot School in Bingley
    Beckfoot Upper Heaton (former Belle Vue Boys)
    Bradford District Pupil Referral Unit
    Bradford Girl's Grammar School
    Hazelbeck Special School
    Hollingwood Primary School
    Ilkley Grammar School
    Thornton Grammar School
    Oxenhope Primary School
    Haworth Primary School
    Parkside Primary School
    Carlton Bolling College
    Brackenhill Primary School
    Belle Vue Girls School
    Queensbury School
    Rastrick High School
    Eldwick Primary School
    Tong High School
    Chellow Heights Special School
    Farnham Primary School
    St Bedes & St Joseph's Catholic College
    Thornton Primary School
    University Academy Keighley

    8:13am

    More schools have announced they will be closed today
    The latest closures are
    Feversham College
    Parkside School
    and Laycock Primary School

    8:11am

    West Yorkshire Police have urged motorists to take care driving in snowy conditions today.
    They have also advised them to fully clear snow and ice from their front and back windscreens before they set off on their journey.

    8:07am

    Metro has issued the following travel advice: 
    Bus operators are reporting delays to all services across West Yorkshire due to weather conditions.
    Bradford:
    500 and 664 operating between Keighley & Haworth only.  665 is running its normal route.
    620 not serving Heights Lane & using main roads only.
    640/641 - Terminating at Five Lane Ends.
    702 suspended. All buses running as 703 route and terminating at Guard House Ring.
    710 operating via West Lane & terminating at Hill Clough.
    719 going normal route until Ingrow Lane on its return to Keighley, then diverting via Queens Road (Old Route).
    Calderdale:
    Halifax services running on the main roads only.
    500 operating between Keighley & Haworth only.
     Most school specials in Calderdale will not operate due to school closures except Brighouse/Brooksbank/New College Hudd
     592 not serving Burnley, terminating in Todmorden

    8:00am

    Add Grange Technology College
    Queensbury School
    Rastrick High School
    and Eldwick Primary School to the list of schools closed today.

    7:54am

    Tong High School has also announced it will be shut today due to the adverse weather conditions
    7:48am

    Other school that have announced closures include
    Carlton Bolling College
    Brackenhill Primary School
    Belle Vue Girls School
    More may follow

    7:42am

    The Met Office issued a Yellow Warning for snow yesterday that is expected to continue until 3pm today.
    The forecest for the day is persistent rain and sleet, with temperatures hovering just above freezing until late Saturday morning.


    7:41am

    Avenue, Moorhead, Shipley, where snow is still falling. 


    7:41am

    This is the scene in BD18, Shipley, where snow is still falling. 

    7:35am

    Bradford Council's school closure page is now up and running again. So far the schools that have informed Bradford Council they will not be opening today are
    Beckfoot School in Bingley
    Beckfoot Upper Heaton (former Belle Vue Boys)
    Bradford District Pupil Referral Unit
    Bradford Girl's Grammar School
    Hazelbeck Special School
    Hollingwood Primary School
    Ilkley Grammar School
    Thornton Grammar School
    Oxenhope Primary School
    Haworth Primary School
    Parkside Primary School
    Other schools may be added to the list as the morning goes on.




    7:21am
    Passengers due to fly from Leeds Bradford Airport today have been advised to check the status of their flight before setting off.
    Delays to some services, including Bradford to Dublin, have already been reported.
    6:51am
    Reports that Leeds Bradford airport is shut because of weather. More as we get it.

    6:41am
    School closures now seven and rising

    Beckfoot School Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Beckfoot School is closed today, Friday 4th March due to snow and a forecast of snow in surrounding areas.
    Additional notes:
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:23:52
    Beckfoot Upper Heaton Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Beckfoot Upper Heaton School is closed today for all students except those taking exams.
    Additional notes: Students taking exams today are asked to take care when coming to school.
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:17:21
    Bradford District PRU Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Snow expected to continue this morning and again this afternoon.
    Additional notes: None
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:21:24
    Bradford Girls' Grammar School Full Closure
    Re-opens: 07/03/2016
    Notes: Heavy snow
    Additional notes:
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:02:42
    Hazelbeck Special School Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Hazelbeck School is closed today, Friday 4th March due to snow and a forecast of snow in surrounding areas.
    Additional notes:
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:27:12
    Hollingwood Primary School Full Closure
    Re-opens: 07/03/2016
    Notes: Closed due to snow.
    Additional notes:
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:28:37
    6:39am
    WY Metro reporting disruption to services around the district this morning due to the weather.
    Bus operators are reporting delays to all services across West Yorkshire due to weather conditions.
    Bradford
    500 664 665 operating between Keighley & Haworth only.
    620 not serving Heights Lane & using main roads only. 
    640/641 - Terminating at Five Lane Ends
    6:34am
    Leeds Bradford airport reporting 'some delays due to adverse weather conditions' this morning and advise you check with airlines.
    6:24am
    Three school closures so far on Bradford council website this morning.
    Beckfoot Upper Heaton Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Beckfoot Upper Heaton School is closed today for all students except those taking exams.
    Additional notes: Students taking exams today are asked to take care when coming to school.
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:17:21
    Bradford District PRU Full Closure
    Re-opens: 05/03/2016
    Notes: Snow expected to continue this morning and again this afternoon.
    Additional notes: None
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:21:24
    Bradford Girls' Grammar School Full Closure
    Re-opens: 07/03/2016
    Notes: Heavy snow
    Additional notes:
    Last updated: 04/03/2016 06:02:42


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