Schools set to be closed with heavy snow expected
PUBLISHED: 21:07 28 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:24 01 March 2018
With heavy snow expected across East Devon, school closures have been announced in the area
With bad weather forecast for Thursday, many schools in Devon are planning to be closed for the day.
Honiton Community College was among the first to announce it would be closed on Thursday, March 1.
This morning, many more 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.
Colyton Grammar School, Axe Valley Academy, The King’s School in Ottery St Mary, Sidmouth College and The Woodroffe School, Lyme Regis, have also announced they will be closed on Thursday.
Primary schools have also followed advice about the incoming weather.
Schools due to be closed today are:
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
Branscombe C of E Primary School
Cranbrook Education Campus
Membury Primary Academy
Beer C of E Primary School
All Saints C of E Primary School
Withycombe Raleigh C of E Primary School, in Exmouth
Musbury 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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