Weather warning issued for Northants as sub-zero temperatures predicted tonight

Icicles on the thatch of a cottage in Main Street, Little Harrowden
Icicles on the thatch of a cottage in Main Street, Little Harrowden

People in Northamptonshire are being warned of the risk of icy patches on roads and pavements in the county tonight and tomorrow morning.

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for ice from 8pm tonight (Wednesday) to 9am on Thursday as temperatures are set to fall below freezing on Wednesday night.

Forecasters are also predicting wintry showers leading to a risk of icy patches on untreated roads and pavements on Thursday morning.

Drivers are being warned to expect some travel disruption.