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In pictures: UK snow 29 January 2015

Heavy snow has been seen in many parts of the UK, causing disruption and school closures in some areas. Here are some of the best images from Thursday.

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Image caption In Northern Ireland, many roads were affected and a number of bus routes were hit. This vehicle is seen on Hannahstown Hill, Belfast.
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Image caption Hector, a Spanish Water Dog, is content to chase his ball in the Belfast snow. A yellow warning for snow remains in place in Northern Ireland until 11:00 GMT on Friday.
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Image caption More than 100 schools in Northern Ireland were closed as result of the weather. In Ballynahinch, Co. Down, this horse needed an extra layer to keep warm.
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Image caption In Scotland, some Highland areas saw up to 23cm (9ins) of snow. There was slightly less in Coatbridge, near Glasgow, where people were seen out walking on Thursday.
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Image caption This man made the most of the conditions, which are set to continue into Friday in Scotland.
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Image caption In Falkrik, beside the Kelpies, a man walks his dog. An amber "be prepared" warning is still in place for much of Scotland.
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Image caption Snow also hit parts of England, including this house in Tow Law, County Durham.
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Image caption In Manchester, flights were suspended for about four hours as snow ploughs worked to clear the runways.
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Image caption Flights resumed in the afternoon, but a spokesperson said they were subject to delays.

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