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Tuesday, 27 February, 2001, 14:12 GMT
Snow problems: Scotland in pictures

The M8 was closed in both directions for many hours


This family were stuck in their car from 0400GMT


Edinburgh Airport was shut after it was covered in a blanket of snow


Wrapping up warmly is essential in the icy conditions


Many drivers found they had to dig their cars out of drifts


The army takes some stranded passengers to safety


These drivers were forced to take shelter overnight in the Aberdeenshire village of Whiterashes


Drivers in Tayside were also caught in the snow road chaos

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27 Feb 01 | Scotland
Snow-hit Scotland grinds to a halt
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