Britain's deep freeze shows no signs of thawing

Britain is expected to remain in the deep freeze for the coming days with the chances of a white Easter looking ever more likely.

For the thousands of people stranded with no electricity supply, the past few days have been an ordeal. But for the farmers whose livestock have perished under snow drifts, the difficulties may have just begun.

ITV News Correspondent Damon Green reports from Lancashire:

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Big freeze 'for another month'

The Met Office has warned the freezing weather could last until the end of April, suggesting that temperatures are unlikely to recover to normal averages until the latter part of next month. Hundreds are facing a sixth day without power in Scotland.