Bad Weather and School Closures in Yorkshire

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Keep it Heart for all your school closure information in the area, public transport changes and travel news.

As temperatures plummet and bad weather disrupts schools and transport links, Heart has the latest school closures and travel information.

Weekdays from 6.30am, Heart Breakfast with Jamie Theakston and Amanda Holden will have the latest as you wake-up.

Then, from 4pm, Dixie and Emma will update you with any fresh information for the next day and make sure you get home as safely as possible.

Click here for the live map of travel issues on Yorkshire's roads.

Listen to Heart using the '"listen to Heart" button above, or tune to Heart on FM or DAB Digital Radio across Yorkshire. Click on the useful links below for the latest information.

School Closed

School Closures

Heart recommends that you contact your school directly for further information.  Please note, information on the websites below is maintained by the relevant local authorities:





Halifax & Calderdale

Huddersfield & Kirklees





Other areas


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Public Transport

When the bad weather hits, public transport is often hit with delays, cancellations and amendments to timetables. Whether you're travelling on the bus, train or in the air, the latest information can be found below...


First Bus

Team Pennine

Northern Rail

First Trans Pennine


National Rail

West Yorkshire PTE

Travel South Yorkshire

Leeds Bradford Airport

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Travel News

Heart has the latest travel information every 15 minutes during Heart Breakfast, from 6:30am until 10am or whenever travel news warrants a bulletin; throughout the day, and from 4pm on Heart Drive Time with Dixie and Emma.

Travel News


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 Heart has the latest, regular travel information every day throughout all of our programming.


Check out Heart's live travel maps for Yorkshire.

Stuck on the ice? See the AA- Driving in the Winter Weather guide.