A yellow weather warning for snow and ice has been issued for parts of the north east on Sunday.
An area of snow is likely to move eastwards across many northern parts of the UK. The snow is more likely to affect higher routes with lower levels only affected more locally. In addition, rain may fall onto frozen surfaces for a time following a very cold night.
Some roads and railways likely to be affected, with longer journey times by road, bus and train services. Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces.