Witney blanket......... of snow!
Witney is famous for its blankets, but it is a blanket of another kind which is in the news today.
Witney is under a blanket of snow this morning following a night of reasonably heavy snowfall.
The snowfall in Witney started in the early hours of Thursday morning and it's currently still snowing.
Many, if not all, local schools are closed.
See photos of Witney in the snow on the Witney.net forum.
Photos of Witney in the snow
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