Flowers have been left in Amble in memory of two fishermen were found dead on a boat in Whitby. They have yet to be identified. Their families have been informed.
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Major routes were brought to a standstill, homes were left without power and more than a hundred schools were forced to close due to snow.
Ben Stokes is due to appear in court on an affray charge on the same day he would be making his international return.
It's causing chaos on the region's roads but the snow has created some stunning landscapes across the North East.