Widespread Apple/iCloud outages, also affecting retail stores.

Apple working to resolve widespread iCloud and retail store failures.

An unknown problem is causing difficulties with very many of Apple’s iCloud services and is also affecting retail stores which are reportedly unable to complete sales. Update: Apple has now restored many of the 21 services. Read More.

All was back in order, 2 hours later. https://www.apple.com/uk/support/systemstatus/