The cold temperatures and wild weather made for some dramatic pictures in Sunderland. Pictures: Ian Maggiore, Dave Watson and Phil Wright.

Striking pictures as cold snap hits Sunderland with freezing temperatures and wild winds

The North East woke up to ice and snow on Sunday (November 28) to top off a difficult weekend of weather thanks to Storm Arwen.

Sunday, 28th November 2021, 2:47 pm

As temperatures plummeted in the wake of Friday and Saturday’s high winds, photographers out and about across Sunderland captured some dramatic weather pictures.

From a cold start to the day around Tunstall Hills to fierce waves at Roker Pier, here are a selection of striking photographs showing the power of the weather – plus, a surprise at the end!

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