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Your pictures: Snow in the UK

Picture by Ben Staley

Snow has arrived in Scotland and the North East. BBC website users have been sending in pictures. Ben Staley sent this scenic shot from Slaggyford near the Cumbrian border.

Picture from Clive Golledge

The bad weather ruined many drivers' plans. Clive Golledge from Crook in County Durham gave up trying to get to Whitley Bay.

Picture from James Carmichael

Others carried on intrepidly through the snow, as witnessed by James Carmichael in York.

Picture by Lee Platts

For Lee Platts's daughter, Rachel, the flurries were her first taste of snow and a chance to create this well-dressed snowman.

Branch covered in snow. Picture by Tim Emerton

Tim Emerton from Stockton on Tees took this arty shot of the snow in his garden which forecasters say is unlikely to settle for long.

Picture from Harry Chown

Harry Chown took this chilly scene from his window in Streetlam near Northallerton in North Yorkshire.

Picture from Rowan Winter

Aptly-named Jacob Winter from York enjoys his first taste of snow. Send your images to yourpics@bbc.co.uk. For terms and conditions see right hand side.



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