Snow: The cold snap continues
22 January 2013 Last updated at 12:28 GMT
The cold snap is continuing to cause widespread disruption, as Britain spends a fifth day covered in snow and ice.
Hundreds of schools are closed and airports, roads and rail networks, already disrupted by the weekend's snow, have reported problems.
BBC correspondents Danny Savage and James Cook report on the latest from Edmundbyers in County Durham and near Forfar in Angus.