1. UK snow: 1,000-mile Arctic cyclone to bring -9C Scandinavian ice plume with threat of Christmas snow blanket

    By Nathan Rao An Arctic cyclone stretching 1,000 miles to Britain from Scandinavia could deliver a last-minute White Christmas. As Festive snow rests on a knife edge, a storm brewing over Sweden could sweep a band of snow across parts of Britain in time for the big day. Scotland and