Up to three inches of snow fell in parts of southern England and temperatures were below freezing in many places even at midday.
The Arctic cold snap meant more misery for passengers at Heathrow’s Terminal 5, where British Airways cancelled more than 100 flights …
John Hammond, a forecaster at the Met Office said: “The last time that we saw a decent widespread snowfall during April was in 1989.”
”(The weather) is better than it was yesterday morning,” the Queen said.
Mr Rudd replied: “The snow was extraordinary.”
He’s almost landing a Dylan line there.