Northern Ireland

In pictures: Snowfall across Northern Ireland

The snow may have brought disruption for many across Northern Ireland, but for some it was an excuse to bring out the camera and take some wintry photographs.

Image copyright Adrian Kennedy

Adrian Kennedy spotted this car that left the road near Draperstown, County Londonderry.

Image copyright Martin mckenna

Martin McKenna photographed a night-time "thundersnow" over Donegal. Thundersnow is an unusual, rare kind of thunderstorm, where snow falls rather than rain.

Image copyright Amanda killen

Amanda Killen took this shot of the snow lying on Binevenagh Mountain. While taking the picture, a local farmer told her the road to the top was impassable.

Image copyright Nicole carten

Sarah-Jane and Philip Carten enjoying seven inches of snowfall outside their home in Limavady, County Londonderry

Image copyright Avril ballantine

Several inches of snow also fell in the County Tyrone village of Gortin, as Avril Ballantine's picture shows.

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Joyce Dunlop was out walking with her dog Tess when she took this photograph of the Lagan Towpath in Belfast.

Image copyright Stanley mathers

Stanley Mathers was in Londonderry on Tuesday evening where he took this photograph of St Augustine's Church as the snow started to fall.

Image copyright Rachael McCamphill

In Killyclogher, Omagh, the snow brought an opportunity to bring out the skis, as Rachel McCamphill's photograph shows.

Londonderry was also badly affected by the snow, with bus services cancelled for a time.

Image copyright Weiers Coetser

Weirs Coetser was up early to take this photograph at 05:00 GMT of the snow falling in Newbuildings, County Londonderry.

Image copyright Aine fearnon

Aine Fearnon took this picture of the snow outside her home in Culmore, County Londonderry.

Image copyright Peter smyth

The snow also affected parts of County Antrim, as Peter Smyth's picture taken in Ballymoney shows.

Image copyright claire beggs

There was also a light dusting of snow in Belfast, as this picture taken by Claire Beggs on the Stranmillis towpath shows.

Image copyright liam mcclean

The morning sunrise gave Liam McClean the opportunity to take this shot as the orange skies lit up the snow covered pavements.

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