Schools confirm Friday closures after heavy snow fall

PUBLISHED: 17:43 01 March 2018 | UPDATED: 17:43 01 March 2018


Weston and surrounding villages were hit strong winds and snow today (Thursday) with more expected over night and tomorrow (Friday).

Somerset was given a red weather warning, the highest and most critical, for snow and schools have announced their closures as a result.

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Some schools are yet to decide and have promised to inform parents as soon as a decision is made.

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The following schools are closed tomorrow:


• Ashcombe School

• Banwell Primary School

• Baytree School

• Blagdon Primary School

• Bournville Primary School

• Broadoak Mathematics and Computing College

• Burrington Primary School

• Christ Church Primary School

• Churchill Academy and Sixth Form

• Churchill Primary School

• Corpus Christi Primary School

• Hans Price Academy

• Haywood Village Academy

• Herons’ Moor Academy

• Hutton Primary School

• Kewstoke Primary School

• Locking Primary School

• Mead Vale Primary School

• Mendip Green Primary School

• Milton Park Primary School

• Oldmixon Primary School

• Priory Community School

• Sandford Primary School

• St Andrew’s Primary School, Congresbury

• St Anne’s Primary School

• St Georges Primary School and Nursery

• St Mark’s Primary School

• St Martin’s Primary School

• Uphill Primary School

• Walliscote Primary School

• Westhaven School

• Windwhistle Primary School

• Winscombe Primary School

• Worle Community School

• Worle Village Primary School

• Worlebury Primary School

• Wrington Primary School

• Yatton Primary School


• Axbridge First School

• Berrow Primary School

• Burnham Infants School

• Cheddar First School

• Churchfield Primary School

• Draycott and Rodney Stoke First School

• East Brent First School

• East Huntspill School

• Fairlands Middle School

• Hugh Sexey Middle School

• King Alfred School

• Kings Of Wessex Academy

• Lympsham First School

• Mark First School

• St Andrew’s Junior School

• St Joseph’s Primary School, Burnham

• Weare First School

• Wedmore First School

• West Huntspill Primary School

The following schools have yet to decide:

• Becket Primary School

• Brent Knoll Primary School

• Castle Batch Primary School

• Court de Wyck Primary School

• Voyage Learning Campus

• Ashbrooke House

• Sidcot School

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