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All classes, exams and courses at the University of Glasgow – including the campus in Dumfries – are cancelled today,with very strong winds expected from 12 noon onwards, the University has┬ádecided to close with immediate effect. All staff and students are encouraged to return home as soon as possible.

This was the message we got this morning after staying up almost all night reading for pathology. Last year some of the exams were cancelled because of the snow, but this year its wind. it is getting up to 90mph and its said to reach 100mpg.

The only problem is that the exam we have left now is the one i havent read that much for, and its also not cancelled. Its tomorrow and Glasgow University kicked everyone out from the library. Its hard to read at home- better get on with it i guess… sigh…


Hundreds of schools are closed in Scotland today as Britain is battered by winds at over 100mph.

Snow is expected as far south as Birmingham as Arctic conditions sweep in across the country. London will experience gusts of up to 55mph, forecasters said.

High winds: The coast at Saltcoats in Ayrshire, Scotland, is battered by seawater as the coast is hit by gusts of up to 90mph today



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