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Snow hit parts of the UK on Wednesday night along with heavy rain and strong winds.
Heavy and persistent snow is forecast in Scotland on Thursday morning, with 2cm to 5cm likely for many parts and up to 20cm on the highest ground, the Met Office said.
A yellow severe weather warning has been issued for northern Scotland, valid until 1pm on Thursday. It warns that some roads and railways are likely to be affected, with possible longer journey times for road, bus and train services.
A controversial proposal for MPs and peers to vacate the traditional home of parliament is the subject of a free vote in the Commons this week.
The Environment Agency has announced plans to map England’s entire landscape by 2020, using the data to assess flood risk and inform conservation work.
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