Your snow pictures from in and around South Tyneside as winter hits the region

Hats, scarves and gloves were at the ready today as the first proper snowfall of the season hit South Tyneside.

Wrapped up warm, and armed with your cameras, you headed out into the chilly weather to make the most of it.

Snow bunnies in Whitburn. Picture: Mrs H on Twitter.

Snow bunnies in Whitburn. Picture: Mrs H on Twitter.

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You've been having great fun with the white stuff - we've even spotted a few snowmen taking up residence in the borough.

Thanks to everyone who sent in a picture or video. Make sure you wrap up warm as we head into the weekend.

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