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Into December on strath roads and winter bites


By Tom Ramage

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All roads are being treated in wintry Badenoch and Strathspey, with ice patches now spreading throughout the area, say Highland Council's roads team.

Road, rail and river in the snow. Broomhill Station sits between Strathspey's other transport systems. Sandrone
Road, rail and river in the snow. Broomhill Station sits between Strathspey's other transport systems. Sandrone

The roads condition report issued this morning at 7.30am confirmed a light dusting of snow at the south end.

"Drive with care is advised."

But there were no known overnight issues to report.

On surrounding Inverness area routes, damp roads were affected by the low roadside temperatures.

"Covering all routes and footpaths this morning. No known issues."

Back to school: way back, in fact, at the Highland Folk Park today. Sandrone
Back to school: way back, in fact, at the Highland Folk Park today. Sandrone

On the Nairn side, ice patches throughout the area were the problem, with a light dusting of snow on higher routes.

"All routes being treated."

Treatment afoot, say Highland Council
Treatment afoot, say Highland Council

But again there were no known overnight issues.


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