Another day of snowfall has turned much of the region into picture postcard scenes. Preparation by Councils and the Highways Agency has kept traffic moving.
However, with temperatures failing to rise above zero in most areas away from the roads, the snow is likely to stay with us.
You can watch the full report from Julia Barthram below.
Most schools in the North East are reopening on Wednesday, 23rd January, although some are remaining closed or opening for reduced hours.
While some may be taking a 'snow day', carers across the North East will go to extraordinary lengths to reach people who rely on them.
The following schools are closed across the region because of the adverse weather.