Snow grounds planes at Gatwick airport
1 December 2010 Last updated at 10:13 GMT
Gatwick airport is to remain closed until at least 0600 GMT on Thursday after more heavy snowfall in the UK.
Edinburgh airport will also stay closed until at least 1800 GMT on Wednesday, and many drivers and rail passengers in Surrey were left stranded overnight due to icy conditions.
The Met Office has issued heavy snow warnings for much of the eastern side of Britain and some central areas.