The major snow disruption you need to know about in Harrogate, Ripon and Pateley Bridge
The arrival of heavy snow in the Harrogate district has caused major disruption to roads and services this morning.
Here is some of the major disruption you need to know about...
Bus delays and cancellations
- The Harrogate Bus Company's number 24 bus cannot reach Pateley Bridge.
- The number 7 bus cannot reach Spofforth due to an overturned vehicle.
- At 8am, the company said their buses can't get through Wormald Green, and is unable to run between Harrogate and Ripon. They said: "Unfortunately we can’t run buses between Harrogate and Ripon as one bus is stuck and the road is blocked at Wormald Green."
- Between Leeds and Harrogate, the 36 is running normally but with some delays.
Disruption to bin collections
A Harrogate Borough Council spokesperson said: "The bad weather is causing disruption to our waste and recycling collections this morning. We will do our best to complete all the routes, but it may not be possible. We'll keep you updated. Thanks, in advance, for your patience."
School closures and delayed openings
Schools starting late
Pannal Primary - 10.30am
Western Primary - 10am
Green Gables Montessori - 8.30am
St Peters School - 10am
Coppice Valley - students can come in late
Richard Taylor Primary - 10am
Bishop Monkton - 11am
Oatlands Junior School - 10.30am
Rigg Farm Montessori - 11am
Birstwith Primary - 1pm
Admiral Long C of E - 1pm
Kettlesing School - 11am
Beckwithshaw School - 11am
Starbeck Primary Academy - 10am
Harrogate Grammar - 10am
Scotton Lingerfield - 10.30
Little Crickets pre-school - 10am
St Mary's Menston Catholic Voluntary Academy - 9.30am
Starbeck Primary - 10am
Hampthswaite Primary - 11am
Rossett (High)- 11am
Ripon Cathedral School - 10.30am
St Josephs Catholic Primary - students can come in late
St Wilfrid's Catholic Primary - 11am
Parish Church Primary - 10am
Oatlands Pre-school - 10.30am
Willow Tree - 10am
Ripley Primary - 11am
Staveley Primay - 12pm
Killinghall C of E - 10am
King James - 12.30 pm
New Park Primary - 10am
Bilton Grange Primary / Acorns Playgroup
Harrogate High School
Hookstone Chase Primary School
Oatlands Infant School
Grewelthorpe Church of England
Fountains Church of England
St Cuthberts C of E
Sutton-in-Craven Community Primary
Kirby Malzeard Primary
Goldsborough C of E
LNER has confirmed that a number of its Azuma trains will no longer be calling at Harrogate. Visit the LNER website for live updates.Visitor attractions confirm delays to opening
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal World Heritage Site will be opening at midday due to the snow disruption.