Snow drifts in Saddleworth

Camera in front of snow drift
4-foot snow drifts don't stop Granada cameras Credit: Caroline Whitmore

Heavy snowfalls overnight have caused travel and electricity problems in the Pennines and Peak District.


Snow chaos

Snow is causing chaos across much of the North West as roads are blocked and trains cancelled. Police are advising drivers to be cautious. The bad weather is forecast to continue into tonight.