27 pictures which sum up the Beast from the East in Sunderland as we remember the crazy weather one year on
It's hard to believe this was the weather a year ago this week - especially with the unseasonably mild and sunny days we've had this year.
Today marks a year since the worst of the weather set in. Here we look at the Beast from the East in South Tyneside in pictures - the rescue heroes, the perplexed pets, and the families having fun.
Dealing with the snow at Burdon Lane
Sunderland City Council
Drivers faced treacherous conditions
Cars struggling on Houghton Cut
North East Live Traffic