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Scotland snow: Engineers battle to restore power

25 March 2013 Last updated at 19:42 GMT

Wintry conditions are continuing to cause problems across the UK and fears have been voiced that it could take weeks to restore mains power to some parts of Scotland left without electricity by the March storms.

Thousands of Scottish homes are still without power, three days after losing supplies due to severe weather conditions.

Conditions are still treacherous in places, and as James Cook reports there is the prospect of a white Easter as British summertime begins.