Belfast City Airport under snow
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Heavy snow causes UK-wide disruption

Several UK airports are closed and train services have been cancelled due to heavy snowfall in many areas.

Police in Northern Ireland and parts of Scotland are warning against non-essential travel.

At least 800 schools in Wales, 500 in Scotland and 700 in Northern Ireland have been closed.

The BBC's Mark Simpson reports.

  • 17 Dec 2010
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