THE snow is set to last over the weekend after the record-breaking freeze which saw temperatures drop to -23C.
Met Office weather warnings for snow and ice remain in place for today and Saturday after the freezing weather of earlier this week.
There is also a chance that other services – such as mobile phone coverage – may be disrupted, they said.
With four different yellow warnings for snow and ice across the country, roads and railways could be affected, with journeys taking longer than usual.
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