MOTORISTS in Whitchurch have been asked by police to take care while travelling due to icy conditions.

Officers from Whitchurch Safer Neighbourhoods Team (SNT) have confirmed that conditions on the B5476 Tilstock Road are extremely icy.

Police have pleaded that drivers reduce their speed.

A spokesperson for Whitchurch SNT said: "Beware of icy conditions on the road this morning.

"The B5476 Tilstock Road is very icy.

"Please reduce your speed and take extra care."