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Friday, 31 January, 2003, 16:41 GMT
In pictures: Snow chaos hits UK
Heavy snow has caused chaos across large parts of Britain, with northern and eastern England particularly badly affected.

Thousands of people were left trapped in their vehicles from Thursday evening until Friday morning. Some folk made the most of the snow, though.

A tow-truck driver digs a grit spreader out of the snow in Cambridge
Gritters faced similar problems to the average motorist
Angus Joyce, 10, uses a sledge in Wandlebury, Cambridge
The snow was not a disappointment for everyone
Lowestoft snow
Snow on the coastline at Lowestoft, Suffolk
Cambridge University students have a snowball fight behind Kings College
The rare snowfall allowed for some student fun
 lady on a sledge in Wandlebury, Cambridgeshire
Sledging can be exhilarating whatever your age
Horses on the  Newmarket gallops
Making the most of the conditions: The Gallops at Newmarket, Suffolk
M1, Bedfordshire
Many drivers were trapped in their vehicles for more than 12 hours
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The BBC's Fergus Walsh
"From Leicestershire to London a white blanket descended"
The BBC's Catherine Marston
"Lily Alcock's been living in one room since the power went off"
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