News story

Cold weather alert: lowered to level 1

Following a Level 2 alert issued on 18 February 2013, temperatures have now risen across England and the Cold Weather Plan alert indicator has reverted to Level 1.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Level 1 is the standard state of preparedness for cold weather during the November to March period of the year.

The Met Office’s Cold Weather Alert page provides further details.

Published 26 February 2013