Footage filmed in snowy Vancouver, Canada, proves that nobody enjoys a snow day like sea otters do.
The north-east was turned into a winter wonderland as snow hit many areas – and dozens took to an Aberdeen park to make the most of it.
Treacherous weather has caused serious delays on a major north-east route.
A number of north-east schools have been forced to stay closed this morning.
England has seen its coldest night of the winter so far as temperatures tumbled across the UK.
Temperatures have been falling across the country amid forecasts of what could be the coldest night in almost a decade.
The big freeze will continue to grip much of Britain, with the mercury poised to drop so low the UK could see its coldest night in almost a decade.
With the big freeze set to continue some skiers may be tempted to test out their skills in urban areas.
An Aberdeen photographer has captured a seal on the frozen River Dee after last night's chilling temperatures.
The big freeze continues in Britain as temperatures dipped as low as minus 8.3C (17F) in Shap, Cumbria, on Friday night into Saturday morning. The Met Office has warned many areas on Saturday and Sunday could experience sub-zero temperatures reaching double-digits.
Police have advised drivers to avoid the A96 while gritters are working to clear the heavy snowfall.
Motorists were stranded for a second night as heavy snow blanketed roads and the wintry weather brought traffic to a standstill.
The big freeze will continue over the weekend, with the Met Office warning of the coldest night of the winter as snow caused further transport disruption.
Snow has started to fall in the north-east this afternoon.
Hazardous ice and further snow flurries are forecast as freezing weather keeps a firm grip on Britain.
Olly Murs has braved the cold weather to frolic in the snow in his underwear.
Thousands of children were thrilled to have a snow day off from school, but the closures were not greeted with joy by some parents.
Drivers were stranded for 12 and a half hours, a bus carrying 26 school children was rescued and hundreds of cars were abandoned on Thursday night as heavy snow hit Cornwall.
The Met Office has issued a snow and ice warning for parts of the north-east next week.
Welsh rugby fans and pundits trying to get to Paris for the opener of the Six Nations faced being stranded after flight cancellations due to snow.
Ice and snow disrupted travellers and closed schools on Friday morning as the UK struggled through the coldest night for seven years.
Snowfall and icy conditions are expected to cause widespread travel disruption on Friday morning after temperatures plummeted as low as minus 15.4C (4.3F) overnight.
More than 100 people sought refuge at a pub high on Bodmin Moor overnight after heavy snowfall hit the A30, leading many stranded motorists to abandon their cars.
Experts have given tips on how motorists can stay safe if they are caught up in the snow.
Heavy snowfall has hit much of southern England and Wales, leaving hundreds of people trapped in cars as temperatures plummeted.
A severe weather warning has been issued as up to 10cm of snow is expected in parts of the UK.
The River Dee in Aberdeen appeared to be frozen over this morning.
The UK has had its coldest night of the winter so far as the cold snap continues to cause icy conditions across the country.
More snow is on the way, forecasters have warned, bringing icy and treacherous conditions to the roads.
With snow falling across the UK, at least two people from Manchester took the weather warnings as seriously as possible, setting out on skis for their morning travel.