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UK weather: Snow continues to hit the UK

Snowfall is continuing to cause disruption in parts of the UK as very cold air sweeps in from Russia.

Some people, though, have found ways to enjoy the freezing conditions.

People push cars along the A30 near Land's End Image copyright PA
Image caption Snow and freezing temperatures have caused problems with the roads in some parts of the UK, as seen here near Land's End
Vehicles drive through snow on the M8 in Glasgow Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The Met Office issued a red warning - the highest level - for extreme weather in Scotland
Heavy snow falls on the tarmac of the Glasgow Airport in Glasgow Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Glasgow Airport had heavy snow, with flights cancelled around the country
People grit the paths near the Kelpies in Helix Park, Falkirk Image copyright PA
Image caption Staff have been hard at work clearing pathways, such as here in Helix Park, Falkirk
A view through the falling snow looking down the Croft-an-Righ in Holyrood, Edinburgh Image copyright PA
Image caption In Edinburgh, streets were blanketed in snow
A Household Cavalry Guard stands in the blizzard as heavy snow hits Westminster Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Heavy snow showers also affected London
General view of Oxford Street as pedestrians and transport attempt to move around
Image caption Pedestrians and transport navigated their way through heavy snowfall at Oxford Circus
Beach covered in snow with buildings in the distance Image copyright PA
Image caption Some coastal areas were hit by snow, including Tynemouth beach
Surfer holding board walks up slope amid a snowy landscape Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption However, the freezing weather didn't stop Oli Adams from enjoying a chilly surf in Redcar
People sledging during blizzards in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside Image copyright PA
Image caption Meanwhile, others enjoyed the snowy slopes inland
St Michael's Mount in Cornwall, lies covered in snow Image copyright PA
Image caption St Michael's Mount in Cornwall made for a picturesque scene
The sun shines over the snow covered dales of Ribble Valley near Ribblehead Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The snow-covered dales of Ribble Valley also looked atmospheric
Wildfowl feed on a frozen pond in Dulwich Park Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption From Thursday, forecasters predict more snow, gales and sleet

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