It's May and heavy snow has transformed a north-east village into a winter wonderland.
Winter has returned to the north-east with snow falling in parts of Aberdeenshire.
The early May bank holiday will see snow and frost, with temperatures plunging close to the coldest on record – just a year on from the hottest ever recorded.
Commuters faced severe delays on Thursday morning after rail companies blamed icy conditions for cancelled services.
A severe weather warning for snow has been issued as wintry conditions continue to affect much of the UK.
Snow is causing "treacherous driving conditions" on a north-east road today.
The snow gates on a north-east road were shut today. The gates were closed at both ends on the A957 Cairn O’Mount road between Banchory and Fettercairn this morning. However, Police Scotland confirmed the road reopened at around 2.30pm
Hill snow and sleet have hit parts of the country as the wintry start to spring continues.
Hail, rain and snow have struck parts of the UK as a northerly wind brought wintry conditions.
The Met Office has updated its snow warning to cover more of the north-east.
The Met Office has issued a snow warning for the north-east.
Every week our archive team pick a selection of their favourite images taken by our photographers over the past few decades – today we feature images of snow at the Lecht
One year on from the Beast from the East which saw extreme snowfalls blanket the area, residents around Aberdeenshire have been enjoying record temperatures.
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.
An Aberdeen photographer has captured a seal on the frozen River Dee after last night's chilling temperatures.
Police have advised drivers to avoid the A96 while gritters are working to clear the heavy snowfall.
Snow has started to fall in the north-east this afternoon.
Olly Murs has braved the cold weather to frolic in the snow in his underwear.
The Met Office has issued a snow and ice warning for parts of the north-east next week.
The River Dee in Aberdeen appeared to be frozen over this morning.
The Met Office has released its 10-day trend, which looks at the expected weather from now, through the weekend and into next week.
Snow and ice have caused a number of flights to be cancelled this morning.
An alert for ice and snow has been issued for the north-east.
Police in the Highlands have revealed a car was stopped with its windscreen almost completely covered in snow.
There's been a number of crashes and incidents across the north-east as commuters take to the icy roads.
The Met Office has released their forecast for tomorrow.
We’ve gone through our archives and dug out these photographs showing how the north-east has been hit by heavy snowfall in the past.
The Met Office has released their weekend forecast giving a more detailed look at what the weather has in store for us.