Severe winter weather has led to the closure of hundreds of schools across the region as well as causing problems on our roads and rail.
People in two Cambridgeshire towns are without water after a main burst. Engineers are still trying to establish why the pipe fractured, but subzero temperatures are believed to have been responsible
The RSPB is urging people to help birds this winter by putting out food and fresh water.
Feeding wild birds throughout winter is vital, but one Norfolk wildlife reserve owner has gone further by hand-feeding a tiny robin.
The MP for Colchester Sir Bob Russell has questioned widespread school closures because of the snow.