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Day: December 10, 2022

Snow sweeps UK after coldest night of the year
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Snow sweeps UK after coldest night of the year

Snow has swept across parts of the UK as weather warnings remained in place during the cold snap. The Met Office said Britain had its coldest night of its year so far overnight into Saturday, with -9.2C recorded in a village in Scotland. Areas in the North West, South East and Wales woke up to snow in the morning as freezing conditions continued. Manchester Airport was forced to shut its runways due to heavy snow on Saturday morning. Dozens of flights have been diverted or cancelled, with tens of thousands of passengers affected by disruption. Meanwhile residents in Liverpool and Exeter were among those sharing images of the snow covering the ground and their snowmen in the freezing weather. The Met Office said snow was likely inland across parts of western England, Wales and Northe...