VIDEO: Snowy village quiet after schools close

Storrington was quiet this morning, with snow causing its first school and some playschools close.

Shops closed up early on Monday evening, and many were slow to reopen today.

Spring flowers struggling to be seen in the snow

Spring flowers struggling to be seen in the snow

The main road through the village, A283, was slushy and passable with care first thing, but many side roads were icy and blustery wind had caused flakes to drift into piles several inches deep in places.