On this page: Information about adverse weather conditions, including how to report problems.
For the latest weather information please see:
Met Office Website
BBC Weather Website
Alternatively, tune in to Swindon's local radio stations for latest local updates and travel conditions:
- BBC Wiltshire - 103.6 FM or 1368 AM
- Heart FM - 97.2 FM
- More FM - 107.7 FM
- Swindon FM - 105.5 FM.
Keeping Safe and Healthy in Severe Cold Weather
Severe cold weather can have a major impact on health and well-being, particularly for the elderly. Useful advice is available at:
The NHS Choices website provides a wide range of advice and guidance to help you keep warm and well during periods of cold weather.
Driving Safely in Winter
For advice and guidance for safe driving in adverse weather conditions, please see:
Adverse Weather - Winter Driving Tips.
Council Facilities Closures
Where full or partial closures of schools are reported, details will be posted on the school closures pages. Please note however that for closure details relating to 'academy schools', you will need to contact the academy/school directly for current information. Please see the schools contact pages for contact details.
Should any other Swindon Borough Council facilities be unexpedly closed for any reason, known details will be posted on the Unscheduled Facilities Closures page.
Our StreetSmart team is ready to deal with problems if they arise.
You can report any problems with road gritting and salt boxes at Winter Services.