Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 5 Feb 2012

1. SNOW AND ICE DISRUPT BRITAIN

Heavy snow is causing disruption in many parts of Britain. Heathrow Airport cancelled up to a third of its flights for Sunday before the snow began falling. Britain’s roads have been disrupted, including on the M40 where 100 vehicles were stranded. Up to 15cm (6in) has fallen in some areas.

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