Schools across Devon close due to weather warning

PUBLISHED: 09:50 01 March 2018 | UPDATED: 10:04 01 March 2018

Sidmouth snow flurry last night. Ref shs 09 18TI 8549. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth snow flurry last night. Ref shs 09 18TI 8549. Picture: Terry Ife

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A red weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for across Devon resulting in more schools shutting down for the day.

Schools have been getting in touch with parents and students to say they are closed, as Storm Emma looks set to bring heavy snow to the area.

Newton Poppleford, Sidmouth, Sidbury, West Hill, Ottery, Beer and Branscombe primary schools have all announced they will be closed this morning.

Sidmouth College, The King’s School and Apple Tree Pre-school in Sidmouth are also shut,

Schools due to be closed today are:

Lympstone C of E Primary School

Plymtree C of E Primary School,

Mill Water School

Upottery Primary School

Awliscombe C of E Primary School

Payhembury C of E Primary School

Offwell C of E Primary School

Honiton Primary School

Farway C of E Primary School

Broadhembury C of E Primary School

Cranbrook Education Campus

Membury Primary Academy

All Saints C of E Primary School

Withycombe Raleigh C of E Primary School, in Exmouth

Musbury Primary School

Woodbury C of E Primary School

More schools are being added to the list of closures for the day.

For the latest list of schools across the county that will not be open, click here.


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