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Sledging children in Dorchester enjoy snowfall

18 January 2013 Last updated at 11:23 GMT

Children took to the slopes of Dorchester in Dorset to enjoying a covering of snow.

The county saw heavy snowfall into Friday morning which caused treacherous conditions for motorists with roads and schools closed.

The Met Office has issued an amber "be prepared" warning with further significant and potentially disruptive accumulations of snow expected across the region.