UK snow bomb: 14 worst snowstorms in British history in photos

From the Big Freeze of 1963 to the Beast from the East - do you remember these UK snowstorms?

Snow is set to cause chaos in parts of the country over the coming days. Yellow weather warnings have been issued by the Met Office amid reports of a 'snow bomb' due to arrive.

Sub-zero temperatures and wintry conditions are due to arrive after a mild start to autumn. The Met Office has issued warnings for Tuesday, 28 November, Wednesday, 29 November and Thursday, 30 November.

But how could the coming snowy spell compare to previous wintry spells?

We have pulled together the 14 worst snowstorms since the 1890s. Two other famously cold winters came in 1683/84 and 1709 prior to the invention of photography.

Do you remember any of these big freezes, beasts from the easts, cold snaps and harsh winters? The storms are listed in chronological order.

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