UK Snow

The Polar Vortex Explained

Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The Polar Vortex. It seems to be the only thing everyone is talking about, but what on earth is it? Here's a video to explain all:...

Christmas Travel Nightmare As Weather Threatens To Disrupt Roads, Trains

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK

Travellers heading home for the holidays could be facing the nightmare before Christmas, as strong gales and torrential rain threaten to cause travel ...

A White Christmas Could Actually Happen This Year

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

It might feel a long way off in today's wind and rain, but a white Christmas could be a reality this year. Forecasters say that by Christmas Eve, t...

Jordan's King Helps Dig Car Out Of Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

The Jordanian Royal Family have played the whole 'snow in the Middle East' thing very well. King Abdullah, of the Hashemite Royal Family, ever the...

How Not To Turn Left When Driving In Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Well, it’s one way to do it... but we don't really recommend it. (Via Twenty Two Words)...

IN PICTURES: Snow Hits The Middle East

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK

The snow that has blanketed much of the Middle East turned Cairo white on Friday - with local news reports claiming it was Egypt's capital's first sno...

Chris York

This Is Dramatic But Possibly Wrong | Chris York | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK

Hurricane-force gales! TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS! FRENZIED STORM SYSTEMS! HORRIFYING ONSLAUGHTS!!! Hello dear reader, and welcome to another edition of ...

WATCH: Ice Falls From Texan Roofs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Comedy

To paraphrase Dean Martin: The snow is snowing and the wind, it is blowing... and the ice is falling off roofs in Plano in Texas. Oh, how it's falling...

WATCH: Students' Epic Snowball Fight

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Jackson Meyer captured this epic snowball fight between students in Oregon State University. The innocent snow fight involved hundreds of students...

#Scotfail: Commuters Moan About Cancelled Trains Amid 'Wee Gusts'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Furious commuters have vented their anger at Scotland's rail network, which has been suspended due to severe winds battering the country. Network R...

3,000 At Risk Of Flooding Along UK Coasts

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The Environment Agency has issued 140 flood alerts across England and Wales with 3,000 properties expected to suffer from flooding in the next 24 hour...

Who Knew It Might Snow In Winter?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK

Weather forecasters have surprised everyone by announcing snow and freezing temperatures are on their way this winter. Northerly winds from the Ar...

WATCH: Snowball Fight Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Ever wondered what would happen if you tried to pick a snowball fight with a complete stranger? Do you have visions of it being a fun-filled time o...

WATCH: Disney's New Snow Simulator Is Incredible

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Disney has revealed an incredible new computer model for simulating snow. The new tech is able to create a realistic "point" model of snow, which o...

Snow? In Winter? Well I Never...

Adam Croft | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Adam Croft

If you believe everything the papers tell you, Armageddon is upon us. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse have stocked up on saddle soap and sugar cubes, Jupiter and Saturn have come into alignment and St. Peter's got the Brasso out and is buffing up the pearly gates ready for the new influx of residents. Why? Because it's about to snow.

PHOTOS: Snow Sweeps The UK

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

The first snows of the year have swept the UK - not that these cows seemed to mind. Although this one looks a little upset. The entire c...

Winter On Its Way

PA | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK

Homes in northern Scotland will be the first battered by freezing temperatures as mercury plummets below the seasonal average, forecasters have warned...

Cold Snap Expected As Autumn Gives Way To Winter

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A sudden cold snap will start on Monday, with temperatures falling below zero across the country and peaking at just 4C (39.2F) or 5C (41F). Homes ...

The Family Ski Holiday

Ceri Tinley | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceri Tinley

In theory, the words, "family" and "holiday" should never be used in the same sentence. If ever there was an oxymoron, "family holiday" is it. In the days before children, a holiday was a holiday. You could stay up all night, and sleep all day.

Chris York

Doesn't It Snow Every Year? | Chris York | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK

If you bought a copy of the Daily Express today you'd be forgiven if you followed up your 10p purchase by investing in a snowplough and skis, perhaps ...

The Life and Times of a Long-time Rep

Francesca Gosling | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Francesca Gosling

Standing knee-deep in snow during a 3am blizzard, waiting for an overdue bus and placating a hotel reception-full of grumbling guests, I forced myself to remember what I thought would be so great about working as a winter holiday rep.

A White Bonfire Night? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

Dreaming of a white... Bonfire Night? Residents in Teesdale, County Durham were just some of those who woke up to wintery scenes on Tuesday morning...

UK's 'Weird Weather' To Be Examined By Top Scientists

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK

Leading scientists and meteorologists will meet at the Met Office on Tuesday to discuss the UK's unusual weather patterns in recent years. Experts ...

Met Office Holds Emergency Meeting Over Unusual Weather

PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK

The Met Office is to hold an emergency meeting of experts to discuss the increasingly unusual weather in the UK, it has been reported. It follows t...

Skiing In June?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

Thought the ski season had long finished? Think again. The Swiss ski resort of Verbier is set to reopen its lifts on Saturday (June 1) after unseas...