In Pictures: Storm Freya brings snow as it batters country

Parts of Britain and Ireland have seen gales, heavy rain and snow as Storm Freya hit.

In Cumbria, Lawson Robinson was forced to clear snow from his Nenthead miniature village.

Lawson Robinson clears snow from his Nenthead miniature village in Cumbria after Storm Freya hit Britain
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)

Elsewhere in the county, the snow made travelling more difficult.

Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Owen Humphreys/PA)

Storm Freya also caused travel disruption in Ireland.

Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Niall Carson/PA)
Winter weather March 4th 2019
(Niall Carson/PA)
Read Full Story

FROM OUR PARTNERS