Belfast Telegraph

Home News UK

In pictures: Snowfall hits UK as ‘severe weather’ rolls across country

The heaviest snowfall of 5cm-10cm was expected in parts of northern England, with up to 15cm over higher ground.

Parts of northern England and Scotland woke up to thick blankets of snow on Friday.

Forecasters warned of disruption to travel and potential power outages throughout the day as the band of “severe” weather moves in from the east.

bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121770
Cars drive in the snow-covered Charing Cross area of Glasgow (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121780
People take photos in the snow in York (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121875
A lorry makes its way through the snow on the A66 in Cumbria (Owen Humphreys/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121885
Snow covers a field and footpath in Loxley in north Sheffield (Edward Higgens/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121790
A couple walking through the snow in Glasgow (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121795
A postman makes deliveries through the snow in York (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122060
A camel stands in the snow at Mainsgill Farm near Richmond, North Yorkshire, (Owen Humphreys/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121865
A Christmas tree is collected in the snow in Glasgow (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1121895
A man walks his dog in the snow by Bowes Castle in County Durham (PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122040
An Eddie Stobart lorry passes through heavy snow on the A66 in the North Pennines (Owen Humphreys/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122385
The runway and grounds at Glasgow Airport being cleared of snow (Andrew Milligan/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122395
A dog wearing a coat stands in the snow near Old Brampton (Aaron Chown/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122400
A snow-covered landscape at Holmesfield in Derbyshire (Joe Giddens/PA)
bpanews_7ba0316b-7183-4b70-ab94-f4080ec8c7c9_embedded1122405
People sledging under the Angel of the North in Gateshead (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph