Snow has continued to cause disruption across the Midlands. Yesterday, one breakdown company was taking calls at the rate of 900 an hour.
But with many people off work today, it's also been an opportunity to dust off the sledges and have some fun as Michael Sibert reports
A guide on staying safe and informed when severe wintry weather strikes.
Keepers at the West Midland Safari Park are working round the clock to care for hundreds of animals during the freezing weather.
A man has been left needing eight stitches after breaking up a snowball fight.