Snow and Adverse Weather

Information about Vale of Glamorgan Council services in the event of snow or adverse weather conditions 


  • Saturday, 17 March 2018

    Vale of Glamorgan

Snow on highway

Council Service updates throughout the day via our website, Facebook and Twitter.

UPDATES: Monday 19 March 2018


12.00pm - Due to the recent inclement weather, the resurfacing works planned for this week to resurface the Five Mile Lane have been postponed until after the Easter Break.

Further information will be circulated once these works have been rescheduled. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.



10:05am - Drivers are reminded to be cautious given the icy conditions. All routes were gritted last night and main routes have been gritted again this morning but conditions remain dangerous. 



9:30am - Check our list of school closures for the most up to date information.


School Closure Updates


Sunday 18 March 2018

3:02pm - SCHOOLS: We will be updating our school closures page throughout the day as and when we hear from schools.


11:13am - Continuing to grit in the Vale. Please check throughout the day as this is being updated regularly.


10:30am - Updates will be sent to us by our schools on Monday 19 March. In order to obtain the most up-to-date information please check our list of school closures. 


School Closure Updates



07:30am - All main routes gritted overnight.


If using side roads please take extra care.



Our 4x4s have been out already today transporting care staff to calls.



Saturday 17 March 2018

12:30pm - Amber weather warning issued by Met Office



Public Transport

Information on disruptions to public transport are available via the Traveline Cymru website and Twitter feed:



Traveline Cymru


C1V Contact Centre

If you have an emergency you can call us on this number 24hrs a day 365 days a year

  • 01446 700111





In order to obtain the most up-to-date information please check our list of school closures.  


School Closure Updates

Traffic and Roads

All strategic routes to be gritted. Salt containers are provided for residents to use on Council maintained roads and pavements.


View Gritting Routes


For the latest road and traffic updates please visit the Traffic Wales website or follow them on social media:


Traffic Wales