Snow causes road and rail chaos in Sevenoaks
Travellers around Sevenoaks are battling arctic blasts this evening as the roads grind to a halt and trains struggle to cope with settling snow.
Kent Highways tweeted: Heavy congestion around Sevenoaks with a lot of snow on the ground, please take care.
Tonight's Sevenoaks Town Council Annual Town Meeting, due to be held in the Plaza Suite of the Stag Community Arts Centre, has been called off because of the weather.
Social media users have taken to Twitter to catalogue the unfolding chaos.
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One motorist reported spending an hour getting from the council offices in Argyle Road to Sevenoaks Station.
And @NidgeJT posted: "Mount Harry Road, Sevenoaks keep clear (bus route). Cars and busses are having severe problems in the ice and snow leading to the station."
@steve_hawkes reported: "People being turfed off trains on Sevenoaks and east Maidstone lines in Kent apparently because of (wrong kind of ) snow.."
Southeastern confirmed busses are replacing trains between Otford and Sevenoaks via Bat & Ball because of a broken down train at Otford.