The bad weather has caused all sorts of problems across the region in the past few days, with school closures and transport delays.
However, there is one group of people making the most of the snow.
Skiers and snowboarders have been flocking to the Pennines to enjoy a day on the piste at Yad Moss ski centre.
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Vigils have been held in the region to mark the 100th anniversary of the battle of the Somme.
Vigils will take place across the region tonight to remember those who fought in the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago.
In our Political Editor's latest blog; the Holyrood recess will be used to look at options for the future with the UK outside the EU.