There is a Met Office amber severe weather alert in place for snow in the West Midlands and Warwickshire on Friday 18 January 2013. The Met Office advises people to be prepared. Take precautions where possible and ensure you access the latest weather forecast Met Office website. There may well be some disruption to road and rail transport so please leave extra time for journeys if possible.
The University is monitoring the situation and further information and guidance will be issued as necessary or if the situation changes. Please check insite regularly for updates.
Other useful websites
For advice on personal safety, wellbeing and preparedness for winter weather visit the Met Office: Get ready for winter
For useful information regarding the impact of adverse weather on the transport network visit:
Highways Agency - includes an interactive road map providing information on roadworks and expected delays on major roads in England.
National Rail - current services bulletin, including details of scheduled and unscheduled changes to timetables.