Yellow weather warnings are in place across parts of the UK, with wintry showers affecting parts of Northern Ireland and central England this morning.
The Met Office is warning of a risk of ice on untreated roads, with showers of one to two centimetres of snow in places. Yellow warnings:
- Central, Tayside & Fife, East Midlands, Grampian, Highlands & Eilean Siar, North East England, Northern Ireland, SW Scotland, Lothian Borders, Strathclyde, Yorkshire & Humber
The wintry conditions are now expected to last well into April with this month on track to become the coldest March since 1962.
A group of students from Wolverhampton who were stranded in extreme snow in Scotland for more than three days tell their story of survival.
Cold weather can pose a real health risk to older and disabled people, but everyone can gain from preparing their homes for the cold.