Birmingham Mail reporter Will Oliphant spent a night shift with the city’s army of gritting lorries.
Winter maintenance and gritting plans – http://birminghamnewsroom.com/?p=5746
Winter weather travel tips – http://birminghamnewsroom.com/?p=14233
Weather disruption round-up – http://weather-disruption.birmingham.gov.uk/
Local volunteers from the Open Street Map project have kindly mapped gritting routes onto their map. While we can accept no liability for any errors, we’re very grateful to them for their contribution.
You can view the gritting map by visiting: http://mappa-mercia.org/gritting-map.shtml