In Pictures: Fun in the snow for animals and humans as thaw gets under way

The worst of the Beast from the East might be over, but people across the country - and even animals - are still having plenty of fun in the snow.

An ice climber tackles a frozen waterfall high up in Brecon Beacons National Park (Ben Birchall/PA)
An ice climber tackles a frozen waterfall high up in Brecon Beacons National Park (Ben Birchall/PA)
A zebra in the snow (Andrew Milligan/PA)
A zebra in the snow (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Amelie Muir helps her father Hector clear the snow in their driveway  (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Amelie Muir helps her father Hector clear the snow in their driveway (Andrew Milligan/PA)
People playing with their sledges in Greenwich Park, east London (John Stillwell/PA)
People playing with their sledges in Greenwich Park, east London (John Stillwell/PA)
Lions in the snow at Blair Drummond Safari Park (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Lions in the snow at Blair Drummond Safari Park (Andrew Milligan/PA)
A property near West Linton where officers had to dig an elderly couple and their two dogs out amid a 12ft snow drift around the house (Police Scotland/PA)
A property near West Linton where officers had to dig an elderly couple and their two dogs out amid a 12ft snow drift around the house (Police Scotland/PA)
Icicles at the Bishopton tunnel (ScotRail Alliance/PA)
Icicles at the Bishopton tunnel (ScotRail Alliance/PA)
Members of the public help push a stuck garda police car in Jobstown, Tallaght, Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)
Members of the public help push a stuck garda police car in Jobstown, Tallaght, Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)
Snow is cleared outside the ground ahead of the William Hill Scottish Cup, Quarter Final match at Celtic Park, Glasgow (Jeff Holmes/PA)
Snow is cleared outside the ground ahead of the William Hill Scottish Cup, Quarter Final match at Celtic Park, Glasgow (Jeff Holmes/PA)
A man walks through City West in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)
A man walks through City West in Dublin (Niall Carson/PA)
A woman takes a photo of Stirling Castle in the snow (Andrew Milligan/PA)
A woman takes a photo of Stirling Castle in the snow (Andrew Milligan/PA)
A Bristol City fan makes use of the snow to keep his pint of beer cold before the game (Empics/PA)
A Bristol City fan makes use of the snow to keep his pint of beer cold before the game (Empics/PA)
Larbert in Scotland begin clearing the grounds of Kinnaird Primary School (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Parents, teachers and the local community of Larbert in Scotland begin clearing the grounds of Kinnaird Primary School (Andrew Milligan/PA)
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