Snow starts to fall in Leicester and Leicestershire

Snow is currently falling in some parts of Leicester and Leicestershire this afternoon.

Snowfall has been reported in Coalville, Loughborough, Oadby, as well as the city centre, with snow settling in many areas as well.

The Met Office had issued a yellow warning for snow in the city and the county, saying this could cause disruption on the roads and to public transport.

Snow has already been reported in Scotland, Yorkshire and Derbyshire and the Met Office has said some parts of the UK will see blizzards and up to 20cm of snow in the coming days.