Just check the date on the link above. It's from the Daily Mail of Feb6th 2009. That's right. Eleven months ago. And what does it say?
Roads are becoming 'death traps' as supplies of grit run perilously low, motoring organisations warned last night.
The failure to provide enough salt to keep roads ice-free is turning some into 'no-go areas', they said.
The worsening situation follows five days of chaos caused by snow and freezing weather in which schools have closed, postal deliveries have stopped and rubbish has been left to pile up."