Questions were being asked Tuesday about how snow in Britain caused so much disruption to travel and education as analysts said the cost to the economy could be as much as £3.5 billion ($5 billion).
London came to a near standstill on Monday with all buses canceled and overground and underground train services severely disrupted.
About one in five workers took the day off and thousands of schools in the south of England closed. Many stayed closed on Tuesday. Read full article »