Scotland

In pictures: Snow covers much of Scotland

Snow has fallen in Scotland as the jet stream moved south, bringing wintry weather across the country.

There has been widespread disruption to transport networks despite more than 100 gritters working overnight.

Weather forecasters predict more snow to come.

These are a few of the wintry scenes across Scotland.

Image copyright Gordon Hodge
Image caption Lotus Hill, Dumfries and Galloway on Thursday. Photo by Gordon Hodge
Image copyright Reevel Alderson
Image caption Molly in the snow in Pollok Park in Glasgow. Taken by Reevel Alderson.
Image copyright Iain Urquhart
Image caption Iain Urquhart was on his way back to Glasgow from Glencoe when he saw Loch Tulla
Image copyright Stuart Maxwell
Image caption Annan High Street on Thursday was photographed by Stuart Maxwell
Image copyright Jialing Feng
Image caption Jialing Feng sent in this photo of snow in Stirling
Image copyright Karen
Image caption Karen said her journey to work usually takes five minutes. On Thursday it took 45 minutes due to the four inches of snow that covered everything
Image copyright Ken le Grice
Image caption Glencoe lochan and the Pap of Glencoe. Ken le Grice, from Monifieth, was there with friends
Image copyright Heather Turner
Image caption Edinburgh Castle after snow fall. Photo by Heather Turner
Image copyright Owen McFarlane
Image caption A snow-covered bus stop in Dundyvan Road. Photo by Owen McFarlane from Coatbridge
Image copyright Alice Howdle
Image caption Picturesque Kirkton, near Dumfries. Alice Howdle was there on Thursday