Did you know?

  • The first day of winter 2022 in the Northern Hemisphere will be on Wednesday 21 December, and the last day of winter will be on Monday 20 March 2023.

  • There are 250 gritting bins across Stockport.

  • October is usually the wettest month, with an average of 93 millimetres of rain and snow.

  • The word ‘winter’ comes from the Germanic word ‘wintar’ which comes from the root ‘wed’ meaning ‘wet’ or ‘water’.