15 of the funniest snow pictures from around the UK

By The Newsroom
Friday, 02 March, 2018, 12:55
As usual, Twitter was a source of comic relief for many of us during the recent extreme weather (Photo: @Fibutton/Twitter)

It's been a bit chilly recently.

But, as #Snowmageddon and the #BeastfromtheEast turned Britain white, that quintessentially British sense of humour was never too far away.

Here are 15 of the funniest pictures of and about the snow, to keep you warm with laughter.

Warning: contains some adult humour

This user stocked up on the essentials

Right, fridge stocked, airing cupboard is full of Bara Brith and Welsh cakes, and the bath is full of cawl. BRING ON #SNOWMAGGEDON https://t.co/MYVUlF9NAO pic.twitter.com/wgVbuKTPpJ

โ€” Welsh Bollocks (@welshbollocks) February 27, 2018

Somebody forgot to panic buy baked goods

The struggle is real! ๐Ÿ˜‚โ„โ˜ƒ๏ธโ„ #snowdays #uksnow #SnowWatch #UKWeather pic.twitter.com/s94DzvcH2t

โ€” Fi ๐Ÿƒ๐ŸŒผ๐Ÿƒ (@Fibutton) March 1, 2018

Someone in London had a saucy request

โ€” Emma (@emmawashere) February 27, 2018

This amazing and terrifying art sprang up

You have to love a #snow day, just awesome!!!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ˜‚โ„๏ธ๐ŸŒจโ˜ƒ๏ธ pic.twitter.com/QUD04C2khl

โ€” Lewis Moody (@LewisMoody7) February 28, 2018

Britain momentarily resembled Star Wars' ice planet, Hoth

โ€˜Donโ€™t call me a mindless philosopher, you overweight glob of greaseโ€™ #uksnow #Hoth pic.twitter.com/sh3PZkpV2I

โ€” Kate Bottley (@revkatebottley) February 28, 2018

This miniature snowman was built INSIDE a train

Stuck on @CalSleeper outside Edinburgh. Whiteout through the window and itโ€™s snowing through the joints INSIDE the carriages. #snow pic.twitter.com/M5jyDoS3oO

โ€” Mary Duffy (@marybduffy) February 28, 2018

Many didn't let the snow break their sunny spirits

โ€” Everybodys (@EverybodysSoc) February 28, 2018

It was 'perfect' BBQing weather

Love me some bacon on the BBQ on a morning! #beastfromtheast #northerners #Leeds pic.twitter.com/BzKlXwT7a3

โ€” Darryl briggs (@Darrylbriggs9) February 28, 2018

Finding the right car was a challenge in some parts of the country

When thereโ€™s so much snow you donโ€™t which car is yours #BeastFromTheEast #FirstWorldProblems #snowday #edinburgh pic.twitter.com/CYGtfFBAdF

โ€” Adam Hunter (@ArbikieAdam) March 1, 2018

So alternative transportation was needed

So thereโ€™s a girl casually skiing round soho. #beastfromtheast #londonsnow pic.twitter.com/N9bBEdmyCd

โ€” Michael S Sturrock (@MichaelSturrock) February 27, 2018

This driver was in for a frosty surprise

โ€” The Invisible Man (@invisibleman_17) March 1, 2018

Some people were snowed in - in the most literal sense

WOW.... SNOWED IN!!! This was Emily Buckle's back door on Stainmore, in #Cumbria, United Kingdom earlier this morning after heavy snow and drifting conditions in strong winds. #ExtremeWeather #uksnow #snowfall pic.twitter.com/HKN6kH3sci

โ€” WEATHER/ METEO WORLD (@StormchaserUKEU) March 1, 2018

And more mature members of society created some NSFW snow 'art' - because the crudest jokes are always the funniest ones

10/10 for whoever did this full bowling green-sized cock and balls in the snow. Beautiful that it remains untouched too. A clear respect for art in Sheffield. pic.twitter.com/aZ9icrNRyg

โ€” Daniel Dylan Wray (@DanielDylanWray) February 28, 2018

โ€” Mishka (@AntiMishk) February 27, 2018