1. UK weather forecast: Met Office responds to claims of 'snow bomb' as 'ice blast' predictions quashed

    By Georgina Cutler The Met Office has quashed claims that a "snow bomb" will hit Britain as some weather maps suggest icy conditions will blanket parts of the country. Forecasts predicted that 10cm of snow could cover an area from Scotland to the Midlands next week. But the Met Offi
  2. Met Office reveals it likely will be a white Christmas this year - but not as we know it

    By Susie Beever The chances of it being a white Christmas are "technically speaking very high", the Met Office has said. But those picturing waking up in Bing Crosby's Winter Wonderland will probably be sorely disappointed. The weather service gave their verdict on snow for Decembe